P r o g r a m

Carleton University, Saturday, March 3, 2012

8:30 – 9:15 am

9:15 – 9:30 am
Welcome, Allan J. Ryan
New Sun Chair in Aboriginal Art and Culture

Opening prayer, Elder Jim Albert

Welcoming remarks, Roseann O’Reilly Runte
President, Carleton University

9:30 – 10:20 am
KC Adams
multimedia visual artist and photographer

10:20 – 10:35 am
Nutrition Break

10:35 – 11:25 am
Christine Welsh
documentary filmmaker, and educator

11:30 am – 12:20 pm
John Kim Bell
arts producer, composer, conductor

12:30 – 1:30 pm
Buffet luncheon of Native cuisine, Fenn Lounge,
Residence Commons

Luncheon Menu:

• Bannock bread with maple butter and clove-scented Cloud berry compote
• Roasted corn and bacon soup
• Pickled root vegetable salad
• Mixed salad with sweet and bitter greens and Saskatoon berries
• Seven grain rice casserole with little neck clams
• Sweet roasted squash
• Smoked duck ragout with celery root, winter vegetables, and wild mushrooms
• Spicy pumpkin seed-crusted salmon fillet
• Corn and maple pudding with edible bush berries

1:30 – 2:00 pm
BlueprintForLife in performance,
featuring DJ Creeasian and throat singer Evie Mark

2:20 – 3:10 pm
new media artist

3:15 – 4:05 pm
Stephen Leafloor
founder of BluePrintForLife – “social work through HipHop” –
with Creeasian and Evie Mark

4:10 – 4:30 pm
Concluding remarks, gift basket draw
Closing prayer

A free screening of the films Finding Dawn and Arctic Hip Hop at Carleton University’s Bell Theatre on Sunday, March 4, 1-5 pm


A presentation of the New Sun Chair in Aboriginal Art and Culture,
with the support of the Dean of Arts and Social Sciences and the New Sun Fund
administered by the Community Foundation of Ottawa, plus the generosity of private donors