“A Center for Peace”: A Future for Chaudière Falls and the Islands Lecture by Douglas Cardinal

2016 21 Apr
5:30pm

The Mahatma Gandhi Peace Council  invites you to a lecture by renowned architect Douglas Cardinal, whose iconic buildings include the Canadian Museum of History and the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington. He promotes sustainability, green building, and ecologically designed community planning. Holder of innumerable awards, Cardinal has also received 18 honorary doctorates and is an Officer of the Order of Canada.

The topic is " A Center for Peace" concerning the falls and the islands just upstream from the Parliament Buildings. Carrying forward the vision of well-respected Algonquin Elder William Commanda, Cardinal has designed a centre for peace for Indigenous peoples combined with public parkland. Importantly, this area is considered to be a sacred site. 

5:30 PM
Thursday, April 21, 2016 
College of Humanities Lecture Theatre,
Paterson Hall, Room 303, Carleton University

For further information, please contact the Mahatma Gandhi Peace Council:

Noel Salmond, 613 520 2600 ext 8162   (Email: noel.salmond@carleton.ca )
Mayurika Chakravorty   (Email: mayurika.chakravorty@carleton.ca )
Jag Humar, 613 736 0783   (Email: jag.humar@carleton.ca )


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