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Film Screening & Discussion: Danny Beaton, Mohawk filmmaker and environmental activist

December 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

Screening Iroquois Speak Out for Mother Earth followed by discussion with Danny Beaton.

Danny Beaton is Turtle Clan Mohawk of Grand River Six Nations Territory. He is an environmental activist who has worked for 30 years protecting Mother Earth and advocating for clean water preservation. He has been honored by the Canadian Parliament on multiple occasions. In 2010 he received the Environmental and Natural Resources Award at the Aboriginal Achievement Foundation Awards on behalf of the Canadian Government. Danny Beaton works in all forms of communication arts including filmmaking, photography, music, teaching and his writing is regularly featured in First Nation Drum and News From Indian Country

Funded by The Campus Life Committee

contact: gina_lamb@pitzer.edu

Details

Date:
December 4
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Benson Auditorium
1050 N. Mills Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711 United States

Organizer

Media Studies
Phone:
909-607-0687
Email:
stephanie_hutin@pitzer.edu