Central American Studies

Indigenous Resistance Day

Monday, October 14, 2019 - 9:30am to 12:00pm

Lakeview Terrace Room, USU

Join us for Indigenous Resistance Day in recognition of indigenous peoples and their historic and modern struggles for rights and recognition in Central America.

Flyer for Indigenous Resistance Day with date, time, location, and list of guest speakers

Featured topics will be Kelchí, Mopan, Achí, Itzá, Akateco, Chortí, Jakalteco, Kaqchikel, Zapoteco, K'iche', Mam, Poqoman, Miskito, Cacaopera, Ulua, Sumu, Rama, Lenca, Pipil, Q'anjob'al, Tawahka, Bibrí, Ngobe, Kuna, Nonualcos, Tz'utjil, Sakapulteko, Q'eqchi, Xinka, and Pech.

"I fight because I don't want our honey stolen from our honeycombs anymore."

"Lucho porque no quiero que se roben mas las mieles de nuestros panales." - Tupac Amaru

Sponsored by the Department of Central American Studies, CARPI, College of Humanities Academic Programing Fund.