Recognizing and Reclaiming Public Space as Indigenous Land

Panel Dialogue

This panel dialogue will discuss collaborative efforts that showcase innovative placekeeping initiatives to strengthen Indigenous connections with land and water. 

Speakers will present projects that reclaim spaces as Native land while acknowledging and sharing its complex histories. They will share meaningful ways to engage with the Indigenous community around parkland, promoting physical, emotional, and spiritual wellbeing and highlighting inclusive design considerations that honor Indigenous land.