Hosted by Oregon State University Extension Master Gardener Program
November 10, 7:00 PM PST
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About the event
After the film screening (at approximately 8:15 pm), we are honored to host a panel with Dr. Samantha Chisholm Hatfield and Dr. David Lewis discussing Native American resilience, plants, and the renaissance of Native food systems. Gardens and gardening connect us in many ways: to where we've been and to who we are. To grow a plant that is inherent to our identity is a joyful and self-affirming art, whether it's a food to eat or a flower to use in tradition and celebration. This screening of the film Gather is hosted by The Culture of Gardening, an initiative of the Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Taskforce of the OSU Master Gardener program.
About the film
A portrait of a growing movement amongst Indigenous Americans to reclaim their spiritual and cultural identities through obtaining sovereignty over their ancestral food systems, while battling against the historical trauma brought on by centuries of genocide.
Tanya Meillier, Sterlin Harjo