CDI Presents Dr. Debbie Reese
University of Redlands Campus Diversity and Inclusion Present Dr. Debbie Reese
REDLANDS, March 4, 2013 – University of Redlands Campus Diversity and Inclusion will host Native American novelist Dr. Debbie Reese on Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in Hall of Letters 100.
Debbie Reese is Pueblo Indian, from Nambe Pueblo in northern New Mexico. Her work focuses on topics including Indian mascots and the depictions of indigenous peoples in children’s and young adult books. She is a founding member of the Native American House and American Indian Studies program at the University of Illinois. Ms. Reese conducts workshops designed to help participants gain awareness about issues such as stereotyping, insider/outsider perspective and appropriation of stories.
This event is free and open to the public.
WHO: Native American author Dr. Debbie Reese
WHEN: Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: University of Redlands, Hall of Letters Room 100
1200 East Colton Ave, Redlands, CA 92373