FNEL and MIB Teams Participate in the ICLDC Conference in Honolulu

March 27, 2017

 

Our FNEL faculty along with colleagues from the Musqueam Lan

guage and Culture Department had a wonderful experience at the 5th International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation (ICLDC) from March 2-5, 2017 at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. They presented their collaborative work and partnerships in relation to theme of “Vital Voices: Linking Language & Wellbeing”:

Transformative Impacts of Language Reclamation on Well-being: Healing & Growing
Patricia A. Shaw, UBC; Jill Campbell, Musqueam Indian Band (MIB); Larry Grant, MIB; Fiona Campbell, UBC; Vanessa Campbell, MIB; Marny Point, MIB; Grace Point, MIB

The Híɫzaqv Language Mobilization Partnership: Collaboration & Resurgence on BC’s Central Coast, Mark Turin, UBC and Rory Housty, Heiltsuk College

Decolonizing Indigenous Language Pedagogies: Embodied Approaches to Teaching and Learning, Daisy Rosenblum, UBC and Wesley Leonard, University of California, Riverside