Indigenous Knowledge Public Lecture Series: Harold Johnson
ii’ taa’poh’to’p’s 2019/20 Indigenous Knowledge Public Lecture Series welcomes thought-provoking Indigenous thinkers across all disciplines, honouring UCalgary’s commitment to truth and reconciliation.
Born and raised in northern Saskatchewan, Harold R. Johnson is now retired and living off grid on his family trapline. He has had a variety of careers: Marine Engineer, Logger, Miner, Fisher, Trapper, Heavy Equipment Operator, Mechanic, Tree Planter, Lawyer and Author.
His published work includes five fiction and five non-fiction, most of which have been shortlisted for Saskatchewan Book Awards, winning the fiction, nonfiction and Indigenous publishing prizes. Firewater: How Alcohol is Killing My People (and yours) was shortlisted for a Governor General’s Award.
March 26, 3 – 5 p.m.
Blue Room, Dining Centre