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1 Contrary 5 Agokwe-Nini (Documentary Film Screening)
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June 13, 2019

Directed by Carmel Whittle & Howard Adler the film “1 Contrary 5 Agokwe-Nini” is a talk-show style documentary film hosted by the one and only ‘contrary’ Alik Beavers (aka Sharp Dopler), and features 5 Agokwe-nini guest speakers: Ashley Grenstone, Benny Michaud, Theo Paradise-Ottawa, Kole Peplinski and Carmel Whittle. They discuss gender, sexuality, Indigenous identity, traditional two-spirit roles, terminology, accessing ceremonial spaces, and safe spaces in mainstream society.' Film Length: 35 mins Language: English * Mature Subject Matter Accessibility: Elevator access to basement, Wheelchair accessible. The screening will be preceded by a reception. Offered in partnership with The Ottawa Public Library (Main Branch) and Gallery 101. This event takes place on the traditional and unceded territory of the Algonquin Anishinaabe Nation.

More info: http://www.g101.ca/exhibits/1-contrary-5-agokwe-nini-documentary-film-screening

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