Tower in Kansas Wilderness

The Geography of Ignorance in the Age of Smart Devices

Thursday, March 1, 2018
4:30 pm
Shideler Hall 152

Annual McConnell Memorial Lecture

Daniel Wildcat, Ph.D., is a professor at Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, Kansas, and an accomplished scholar who writes on Indigenous knowledge, technology, environment, and education. He is also director of the Haskell Environmental Research Studies Center, which he founded with colleagues from the Center for Hazardous Substance Research at Kansas State University. A Yuchi member of the Muscogee Nation of Oklahoma, Wildcat formed the American Indian and Alaska Native Climate Change Working Group, a tribal-college-centered network of individuals and organizations working on climate change issues. Among his many publications, Dr. Wildcat is the author of the award winning Red Alert! Saving the Planet with Indigenous Knowledge.

Sponsored by the Department of Geography

Daniel Wildcat
Daniel Wildcat
Haskell Indian Nations University