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Treuer to speak at MSU Moorhead

The professor of Ojibwe at Bemidji State University will discuss Indigenous culture, history and current events via Zoom on Oct. 25.

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Anton Treuer, professor of Ojibwe at Bemidji State University, will be a visiting scholar Oct. 25-26, 2022 at Minnesota State University Moorhead.
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Anton Treuer, a professor of Ojibwe at Bemidji State University, will deliver to talks at Minnesota State University Moorhead as the College of Education and Human Services visiting scholar.

His presentation “Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask” will take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25 in Weld Hall Glasrud Auditorium. It will be an interactive exploration of Indigenous culture, history and current events, also available via Zoom .

A second presentation, titled “Gates & Gaps: Addressing Racial Disparities in America,” will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday in the Comstock Memorial Union ballroom. It explores what drives disparity in America and what can be done about it.

Treuer is the author of many books, including “Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask” and “The Assassination of Hole in the Day.” His cultural work has made him a celebrated racial equity educator worldwide.

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