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"First Do No Harm": Colonialism and the Weaponization of Medicine

Autumn Wilson
Autumn Wilson

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Wicanhpi Iyotan Win Autumn Cavender-Wilson is a Wahpetunwan Dakota mother, midwife and artist living and working near the Upper Sioux Reservation in Minnesota. She has spent her life dedicated to Indigenous language revitalization, cultural reclamation and broader liberation for her people. Seeing birth as a fundamental piece of traditional societal function and a seat of social power, Autumn works to highlight the perinatal period as a catalyst for social change in Indigenous communities.

Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Oscar Larson Performing Arts Center , Founders Recital Hall