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Saturday Schedule

Please note: the program is subject to last minute changes.

 Time  Location Event  Speaker(s) 

 7:30am to 8:30am
Lister Dining Hall



8:45am to 9:00am

ECHA 2 490 

 Opening Prayer

Harry Watchmaker

9:00am to 9:15am

ECHA 2 490
Reflection Opportunity    

Kim Ghostkeeper
Pieter de Vos

9:15am to 10:00am

ECHA 2 490 

Writing About Historic Trauma, Healing, and Reconciliation 

Patti Laboucane-Benson 

10:00am to 11:00am

ECHA 2 490

Roundtable with Authors and Editors:
Editing Indigenous Writing

Moderator: Peter Midgley
Norma Dunning
Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm
Louise Bernice Halfe
Arden Ogg

11:00am to 11:15am

ECHA 2-430
Resource Room 

Coffee Break


11:15am to 12:30pm

ECHA 2 490 

Giving Voice to Indigenous Stories and Histories 

David Carr
Melissa Pitts
Donald Purich
Bruce Walsh
Margie Wolfe
 Greg Younging

12:30pm to 12:45pm
ECHA 2 490
Reflection Opportunity
Kim Ghostkeeper
Pieter de Vos

12:45pm to 1:00pm


Grab and Go Lunch 

1:00pm to 1:30pm

ECHA 2 490


 Lewis Cardinal 
Linda Cameron

1:30pm to 1:35pm

 ECHA 2 490

Closing Prayer 

Harry Watchmaker

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Rutherford South:
Henderson Hall

Reflection Time / Facilitated Discussion

Pieter de Vos
Kim Ghostkeeper

Throughout the conference, check out Edmonton Public Library’s digital storytelling booth! Learn about the tools, programs, and resources EPL has to facilitate digital storytelling, which combines oral storytelling with the technology used to preserve it.

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