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Event

DSRW’s 6th workshop: ‘Religion and Reconciliation’

Wednesday, May 10, 2023 04:00to18:00
Price: 
free but registration required

You are warmly invited to the DSRW’s 6th workshop, ‘Religion and Reconciliation’, facilitated by Colby Gaudet (PhD Candidate, Concordia University). Any graduate student or faculty member with a research or personal interest in the study of religion is extremely welcome to attend, whether or not you have been able to join us for previous sessions.

DATE & TIME: Wednesday May 10th, 4-6pm ET

PLACE: Concordia University, FA Building (2065 rue Mackay), Room 202

REGISTRATION: https://forms.gle/6ncbuSjwydjyMz4j6

As our foundation, we will be reading:

  1. Andrea Walsh, “Repatriation, Reconciliation, and Refiguring Relationships: A Case Study of the Return of Children’s Artwork from the Alberni Indian Residential School to Survivors and Their Families,” in Pathways of Reconciliation: Indigenous and Settler Approaches to Implementing the TRC’s Calls to Action, eds. Aimée Craft and Paulette Regan (University of Manitoba Press, 2020), 249-267.
  2. Dian Million, “Trauma, Power, and the Therapeutic: Speaking Psychotherapeutic Narratives in an Era of Indigenous Human Rights,” in Reconciling Canada: Critical Perspectives on the Culture of Redress, eds. Jennifer Henderson and Pauline Wakeham (University of Toronto Press, 2013), 159-177.
  3. Pamela Klassen, “Ritual Proximity and the Healing of History,” Chapter 5 in Spirits of Protestantism: Medicine, Healing, and Liberal Christianity (University of California, 2011), 169-208.

Registration is required and limited: please sign up to secure your spot!

Light food and refreshments will be served. Please share any dietary restrictions on the registration page; we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Any other questions and concerns can be directed to either Lucie Robathan or Jordan Molot, DSRW Co-Chairs: lucie.robathan [at] mail.mcgill.ca and jordan.molot [at] concordia.ca

This event series is sponsored by McGill School of Religious Studies; Concordia Department of Religions and Cultures; Concordia Institute for Jewish Studies; Concordia Council on Student Life and McGill Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

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