Sept. 13, 2017An Overview of the Scope of the Problem and Legal Frameworks (Prof. Karen Busby)

Written summary / Podcast: Part 1 & Part 2 / Presentation slides

Required reading for students (see link at bottom of page): Gunn, White et al., Bradford

Suggested reading: Human Rights Watch, Suzuki Foundation

Suggested listening:  Redsky, Settee, Global

Sept. 20Decolonizing Methodologies (Dr. Josée Lavoie) and Working with Communities to Identify Problems and Solutions (Wendy Ross)

Summary / Podcast / Slides

Required reading: Craft (2017), Bharadwaj, O’Gorman

Suggested reading: Black, Waldner, Human Rights Watch, or David Suzuki Foundation

Suggested listening: Lavallée, Bharadwaj

Sept. 27Research with Indigenous communities (Prof. Karen Busby)

Required reading: Macintosh

Suggested reading:  AFN, Taylor

Suggested listening: Winnipeg Free Press

Oct. 4 @ 3 p.m.Contaminants in Drinking Water Sources in First Nations (Dr. Annemieke Farenhorst & Dr. Ayush Kumar)

Summary / Podcast: Part 1 and Part 2 / Slides

* Registered students will meet from 2-3 p.m. to discuss research papers.

Required reading: Farenhorst, Fernand, Li

Suggested reading: WWFC, Black

Oct. 11Canadian Constitutional Law and Statutory Approaches (Prof. Karen Busby)

* Registered students will meet from 3-3:45 p.m. to discuss research papers.

Suggested reading: Busby, Busby, Chalifour, Meier, Schif, Jeffords, R. Anderson,

Suggested listening: Borrows

Oct. 18Consent and Collaboration (speaker to be confirmed) and Free, Prior and Informed Consent (speaker to be confirmed)

Required reading: Gunn, Beck

Suggested listening: Phare

Oct. 25Getting People to Care (Dr. Katherine Starzyk)

Required reading: Clement

Suggested reading: Boyd

Suggested listening: Failler et al.

Nov. 1:  Anishinaabe Nibi Inaakonigewin: Indigenous water law (Prof. Aimée Craft)

Required reading: Craft (2014), OIWWC

Suggested reading: K. Anderson, Cave, McGregor, Ipperwash Inquiry

Suggested listening: Milton Lightening

Nov. 8The Human Rights Watch Campaign (Amanda Klasing via Skype)

Required reading: Human Rights Watch

Suggested reading: David Suzuki

Suggested listening: Human Rights Watch

Nov. 15Thinking About Strategies (Dr. Melanie O’Gorman)

Required reading: O’Gorman, Perry

Suggested listening: Redsky