march, 2018

02mar4:00 pm6:00 pmWorkshop Series: Hearing Their Voices


Event Details

Hearing Their Voices: The Persistence of Violence Against Native American Women and Girls is a series of workshops led by Patina Park, J.D. Executive Director, Minnesota Indian Women’s Resource Center. All workshops are free of charge.

March 2, 2018 Allotment to Indian Reorganization Act
April 2, 2018 Termination to Self-determination
May 3, 2018 The 21st Century: Where do we go from here?

Series Objectives:
• Gain an understanding of the historical experience of colonization and its impact on violence against Indigenous women and girls
• Learn the jurisdictional challenges that exist in Indian Country based on court decisions and federal law grounded in genocide or erasure of Indigenous peoples
• Identify solutions to the legal jurisdictional problems

To Register:
Jo Lightfeather –, 612.728.2031
Randy Vickers –, 612.728.2029


(Friday) 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center

2300 15th Ave S, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404