SBS Downtown Lecture Series: 'Navajo Horse as Healer and Educator'

When: October 24, 2019 6:30pm

For the Navajo (Diné), horses are knowers who can promote healing within their communities. Inspired by her own experiences riding and training Navajo horses, Kelsey John, a postdoctoral fellow in American Indian Studies, reveals how horses teach us to relate to each other, the land, and other non-human animals.

This free lecture is part of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences' Downtown Lecture Series titled "Animalities: What Animals Teach Us About Being Human" (four consecutive Thursdays in October). Details at

Audience: All



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Kerstin Miller College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Requests for disability-related accommodations should be directed to the event's primary contact: Kerstin Miller