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Mitchell Center Online Talk – Restoring Penobscot Language Use
April 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Mitchell Center Online Talk – Restoring Penobscot Language Use: How an English professor is helping access vital knowledge for a sustainable future.
Monday, April 5 at 3:00 pm
This talk is available virtually via Zoom. Registration is required. Go to umaine.edu/mitchellcenter to register and receive Zoom connection information.
Speaker: Margo Lukens, Professor of English, University of Maine
Margo research interests include Wabanaki literary and storytelling history, Indigenous plays and playwrights, innovation and antiracism work. Her work has included producing and directing plays by Indigenous playwrights on campus and in the region. “Still They Remember Me”: Penobscot Transformer Tales, volume 1, a bilingual book of traditional Penobscot stories with Carol Dana and Conor Quinn, is due in May 2021 from University of Massachusetts Press.