Brown Bag Event Thursday:  “WATER PROTECTORS: MUSEUMS AND MOVEMENTS”

Location: EMU COQUILLE ROOM 12-2PM In addition to the 7pm evening event this Thursday in the Knight Library (see poster below), there will be an ENVS brown bag lunch event. THE NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM (BEKA ECONOMOPOULOS AND JASON JONES), “WATER PROTECTORS: MUSEUMS AND MOVEMENTS” Lunch will be served and a screening of a new short film will premiere. IN THE POST-STANDING ROCK MOMENT, MUSEUMS ARE BEING CALLED ON TO NOT SIMPLY DESCRIBE THE LOSS OF LIFE ON EARTH, BUT TO ACT AS ALLIES AND AMPLIFIERS OF NATIVE-LED MOVEMENTS TO PROTECT WATER, LAND, AND SACRED SITES. DRAWING ON RECENT INITIATIVES ORGANIZED BY LUMMI NATION AND THE NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM, A TRAVELING POP-UP MUSEUM FOUNDED BY THE ACTIVIST ART COLLECTIVE NOT AN ALTERNATIVE, THIS TALK WILL EXPLORE HOW THE Read More …

SLEEP DEALER- SPECIAL EVENT – ONE NIGHT ONLY – THURSDAY, MAY 9 AT 7:30 PM

The Center for Environmental Futures Emerald Earth Film Festival Presents: SPECIAL EVENT – ONE NIGHT ONLY – THURSDAY, MAY 9 AT 7:30 PM @ Bijou Art Cinemas Theater – 492 E 13th Ave SLEEP DEALER Drama/Romance/Sci-Fi – 2008 – USA/Mexico – 90 Minutes – In English & Spanish – PG-13 VIEW TRAILER ‘Sleep Dealer’ is a Sundance award-winning sci-fi thriller packed Read More …