Public Event Highlighting Some Truth & Reconciliation Commission (TRC) Ongoing Research

1-4:30pm Friday, November 18, 2011
Sty-Wet-Tan Hall
UBC First Nations House of Learning
1985 West Mall
Vancouver, BC

Moderator: Brenda Ireland (TRC Research Manager)

1-1:45pm
“Foster and Adoption Placements as a Continuation of the Residential School Legacy”
John Milloy (TRC Special Advisor on Research, author of Canadian Bestseller A National Crime)

1:45-2:15pm
Q&A   

2:30-3:00pm    
"Regulation, Repression and Resistance: First Nations of Canada and the Law from Pre-Confederation to 1951"  
Judith Le (Intern, International Human Rights Law Clinic, University of California Berkeley, School of Law)

3:00-3:30    
“Genocide Reinterpreted: An Analysis of the Genocide Convention’s Application to Canada’s Indian Residential School System”
Laurel E. Fletcher (Clinical Professor of Law, University of California Berkeley School of Law)

3:30-4:30
Q&A

All Welcome
For more information, please email gregory.younging@trc.ca.