In this episode, panel discussant Dr. Sheryl Lightfoot reacts to themes raised in the "Hokkaidō 150: Settler Colonialism and Indigeneity in Modern Japan and Beyond" workshop, noting how the case of the Ainu complicates prevailing settler colonial paradigms. This event took place on March 15, 2019 at the University of British Columbia, located on the ancestral, traditional, and unceded land of the Musqueam First Nation.
What is Hokkaidō 150?
Official channel of the "Hokkaidō 150: Settler Colonialism and Indigeneity in Modern Japan and Beyond" workshop. Stay tuned for audio of Hokkaidō 150 workshop proceedings, along with podcasts exploring topics related to Ainu history and culture, and the settler colonization of Hokkaidō.