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Please distribute information about this upcoming talk at the Fleming
Museum co-sponsored by ALANA and the Women's Center.
We are hoping to attract students and other members of the UVM
community to this event. A poster for the
talk is attached.
of Family History, Culture, and Traditions
by Judy Dow
and Nancy Gallagher
24, 6 pm
play an essential role in many cultures as keepers of family
by passing on cultural values and traditions. Using the exhibition Storied Objects as a point of departure,
Judy Dow and Nancy Gallagher will share their work weaving together the
histories of French-Indian families living in Chittenden
County with their experiences
revealed in Vermont
documents in the early 20th century. The talk will focus on the
of French-Indian women to keep their families together and their
in the face of efforts by state and local authorities to dissolve
kinship networks and subvert their ancestral culture.
Co-sponsored by ALANA, the Women's Center, and the Fleming Museum.
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