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Archives Week ‘Perspectives on the Northwest Resistance’

February 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Presented by the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan as part of Archives Week. This two hour event begins at 7:00 PM and will feature readings from never before seen 1885 dispatches to and from the war front, and excerpts from Louis Riel’s diary. Speakers include Prof. James Daschuk and Prof Sylvain Rehault from the University of Regina, Darren Prefontaine from the Gabriel Dumont Institute, and master of ceremonies Frank Korvemaker, and characters from the ‘Trial of Louis Riel’ play. Archives Week showcases the role archives and archivists play in preserving and making available Saskatchewan’s documentary heritage. Activities in communities across the province include celebrity reading events, film nights, open houses, exhibits and more.

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Date:
February 8, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

Bushwakker Brewing Company
2206 Dewdney Ave
Regina, SK
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