5 pm Current exhibitions on view
7 pm Talk by Sven Haakanson in Lebus 113
9 pm Live music co-sponsored by KSPC featuring Pastel and Ryan Power
Sven Haakanson will speak on his work with indigenous material culture through practices of traditional craftsmanship and reverse engineering. Haakanson, a specialist in documenting and preserving the language and culture of the Alutiiq, is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Washington and Curator of Native American Anthropology at the Burke Museum. Haakanson was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2007.