Tuesday, October 22, 2013. 2:00 – 3:30 PM.
Green Library 523.
Florida International University.
Please join the “Anthropology through Film” class in welcoming Houston R. Cypress, a member of the Otter Clan and the Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida, and executive producer of the television program “Miccosukee Magazine.”
Houston will present his perspectives on Native American use of media, the history and production of “Miccosukee Magazine TV,” and issues facing Native people today.
Currently two of his videos are in competition at the 2013 imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, in Toronto, Canada. He will talk about the latest news and issues direct from this well-respected event for global Indigenous arts.
The course “Anthropology Through Film: Indigenous Voices, Issues and Perspectives” is taught by Dr. Dennis Wiedman in the Department of Global and Sociocultural Studies.
Co-sponsored by the Global Indigenous Group, GIG, an FIU Student Club.
Email GIGFIU@gmail.com Facebook.com/GIGFIU
Dennis Wiedman, Ph.D.
Department of Global and Sociocultural Studies SIPA 327
Florida International University
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Office phone: 305-348-2262
Web page: www.fiu.edu/~wiedmand
NAPA National Association for the Practice of Anthropology
A Section of the American Anthropological Association