Avery Dennis

The next Native Pathways Lecture hosted by University Libraries' Indigenous Nations Library Program is "Navajo Traditional Ceremonial Structure: Treatment and Healing" presented by Avery Denny from Dine College on April 12.

A brown bag lunch will be held from 12-1:30 p.m. in The Gathering Place, room 226 in Zimmerman Library.  The lecture will be from 3-5:30 pm in the Student Union Building Acoma Rooms A&B.;

Avery Denny, a highly respected Medicine Man, has been a Dine College instructor for 24 years teaching Navajo culture, holistic healing, oral history, herbology, Navajo philosophy, and Dine educational philosophy. From 2010-2011 he also worked with the Dine Policy Institute.

For more information contact Mary Alice Tsosie at 277-8922 or mtsosie@unm.edu.

Media contact: Karen Wentworth (505) 277-5627; e-mail: kwent2@unm.edu