DGH Members at 10th Annual Liberation-Based Healing Conference

 

DGH Board Members Linda Sharp and Sarah Jane Smith will participate on a panel representing DGH and Liberation Medicine at the 10th Annual Liberation-Based Healing Conference: Challenging Inequities and Decolonizing Practices.

 

The panel, "Human Rights, Educational Systems," will be held on Friday, November 13, 2015. It will address disparities/inequities in education and human rights across multiple sites of lived experiences among various communities. Panelists will apply a decolonial lens and intersectional lens to their analysis offering viable and accessible strategies for practice and social action.

 

The conference is being hosted by the MSW Department at California State University, Northridge.

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Dr. Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

Author of "An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

“Healing and the Colonial Condition”

 

More information is available here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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