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“Salish Cultural History” Olympic College, Bremerton

Part of the Olympic College Alumni Association Speaker Series). All events are free to the public. There is free parking in all campus lots after 4 PM.

When: 2 Aug 2018, 6:30 PM
Where: William D. Harvey Theater in the new college instruction center on the Olympic College Bremerton campus
 

Description: “Come here Darlene Peters, a S’Klallam tribal elder discuss the culture and traditions of the Native American Coast Salish people. The journey begins in the mid-1800s when American culture actively discouraged Coast Salish traditions and ends with a modern-day social and cultural resurgence. How have the tribes survived as a people? What is life like for them in the 20th century? What are the cultural and social aspects that hold their society together in the age of technology?”

source: flyer advertising the Olympic College Alumni Association Speaker Series, 2018. www.olympic.edu/alumni (accessed Dec. 2017)