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May 1, 2017 - May 3, 2017

WINONA LADUKE: William E. Massey, Sr., Lectures in American Studies

“Climate Change, Indigenous Resistance, and Forging a New Democracy: Thoughts for the Present Moment”


Monday, May 1, 2017, 5:30pm

“Creating a Multi-Cultural Democracy: Religion, Culture & Identity in America”

Sackler Auditorium, 485 Broadway, Cambridge

Reception to follow at the Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy Street, Cambridge


Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 5:30pm

“The Next Energy Economy: Grassroots Strategies to Mitigate Global Climate Change and How We Move Ahead”

Sackler Auditorium, 485 Broadway, Cambridge


Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 4:30pm (not 5:30)

“Native American Women: Finding the Voice to Safeguard Mother Earth”

Sackler Auditorium, 485 Broadway, Cambridge


Free and open to the public

Parking available at the Broadway Garage, 7 Felton Street, during the lectures and reception


Winona LaDuke is an award-winning activist and six-time author situated at the intersection of Indigenous rights and environmental justice. A graduate of Antioch College and Harvard University and a two-time vice presidential candidate for the Green Party, she resides on the White Earth reservation in Northern Minnesota.  LaDuke is founder of the White Earth Land Recovery Project, through which she and her community established one of the country’s first tribal land trusts. Most recently, LaDuke has been engaged in the fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline through Honor the Earth, the organization of which she is executive director.