VPGE Leadership Dinner: Gerald Vizenor
- MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2020 - 5:30PM TO 8:00PM
- Faculty Club
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- Graduate Students
- Educational Affairs
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS SUNDAY, JANUARY 26, 2020
Dine with inspiring leaders from various industries and organizations. At Leadership Dinners, you will interact with proven leaders and a small group of graduate students over dinner at the Faculty Club.
Gerald Vizenor, professor emeritus of American Studies, University of California, Berkeley; 2020 Mimi and Peter E. Haas Distinguished Visitor
Gerald Vizenor, professor emeritus of American Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, is a member of the White Earth Band of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe. He has published more than 30 books, novels, critical theory, cultural studies, and poetry collections. Native Provenance: The Betrayal of Cultural Creativity, a collection of essays, and Blue Ravens and Native Tributes, two historical novels about Native Americans who served in World War I in France, are his most recent publications. Vizenor has received many awards, including the American Book Award for Griever: An American Monkey King in China, and the Western Literature Association Distinguished Achievement Award.
Gerald Vizenor is serving as the 2020 Mimi and Peter E. Haas Distinguished Visitor at Stanford University.
Leadership Dinners have limited seating. If you are accepted you must confirm your place by submitting a Student Participation Fee Agreement, which authorizes VPGE to charge $50 to your Stanford bill – only if you do not fully participate in the event.