The Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University, in collaboration with the Embassy of Canada in Bangkok, cordially invites you to attend a public lecture and reading by Canadian Governor General’s award-winning Cree writer, Darrel J. McLeod. The event will be held on Wednesday, November 13, 2019, from 17.00 – 19.00 hrs. at the 9th floor, Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Building, Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University. (map: https://goo.gl/maps/DpdACArW6HowSezL9)
Darrel holds degrees in French and literature from the University
of British Columbia, a diploma in education, and has advanced training in
dispute resolution. Before retiring and
pursuing a career in writing, he was a chief negotiator of land claims for the
federal government and executive director of education and international
affairs with the Assembly of First Nations.
Besides giving a special lecture, Darrel will read a section from
Mamaskatch, and discuss some of the themes covered in the book as well as the
impact his book has had on its readers to date.
Online registration is free of charge and
available via the following link: https://forms.gle/3ygkKW69epooSGLu5.