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Repeats every day 2 times. Sep. 26


Selkirk College Mir Centre for Peace presents two nights of thought provoking film and discussion in Nelson.




Sulingan (“Refuge”) on September 26


Sulingan features true stories of three Filipina women whose lives have been fraught with violence, social inequality, and disaster. With no one left to support them, they find comfort and strength in community leaders. This is the inspiring story of Filipinas... SEE DETAILS »

Sep. 27


Selkirk College Mir Centre for Peace presents two nights of thought provoking film and discussion in Nelson.




Sulingan (“Refuge”) on September 26


Sulingan features true stories of three Filipina women whose lives have been fraught with violence, social inequality, and disaster. With no one left to support them, they find comfort and strength in community leaders. This is the inspiring story of Filipinas... SEE DETAILS »

Oct. 26


As Sam McKegney writes in Magic Weapons, "the residential school haunts Native literature in Canada."


An Artist's Talk


Jordan Abel asks what it means to be Indigenous, what it means to be an intergenerational survivor of residential schools, and what it looks like to be at the intersection of Creative Writing, Digital Humanities, and Indigenous Studies.



Selkirk Collge Mir... SEE DETAILS »


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