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WINGS #22-21 Jeannette Armstrong - Leading by Giving

Indigenous gift economy in family, community, and environment


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Length: 0:28:45
Uploaded: 12 Sep, 2021

Recording Date: 12 Sep, 2021
Recording Location: Las Vegas, Vancouver BC, and Denman Island BC.
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Language: English
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Program Title: WINGS #22-21 Jeannette Armstrong - Leading by Giving
Description: Jeannette Armstrong has been named to the Order of Canada in 2021. This program provides excerpts from her address to the International Conference on the Gift Economy in Las Vegas in 2004. Its themes include the essential nature of diversity in environment and in culture, and how communities are sustained by unilateral giving, deep listening, and genuine equality.

Host(s): Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Jeannette Armstrong, PhD, is a founder of En'owkin, the Okanagan Nsyilxcn language and knowledge institution of higher learning of the Syilx Okanagan Nation. She holds a Canada Research Chair in Okanagan Indigenous Knowledge and Philosophy and is a revered author, educator, artist, and activist.

Credits: Recorded by L.A. Sound Posse and edited for WINGS by Frieda Werden.

Comments: This talk has been edited for time. You can watch the entire talk in its original form here: A video of the entire talk can be found here:

Arts and Culture
Spirituality and Religion
Regional > Canada
Society and Culture
Politics > First Nations
Type: Weekly Program

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Comments: Talk to the International Conference on the Gift Economy, Las Vegas, 2004. Video of entire talk:

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