Indigenous Peoples Day Celebration

Event Information

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
4:30–6:30 PM

Bruin Plaza

Followed by a series of Native short films at Kaplan Hall A51 (formerly known as Humanities Building) at 6:30 PM

  • Born on the Rez by Robbie Romero
  • El Reloj by Yolanda Cruz
  • Matto Saina-Ta As Hurao/The Return of the Elder Hurao by Alex Munoz
  • Beyond Recognition by Michelle Steinberg

The elimination of Columbus Day and the establishment of Indigenous Peoples Day in its place on the second Monday of October represents a huge victory for indigenous people and for everyone in Los Angeles. Please join us for dancing, drumming, and refreshments as we gather to honor this historic victory.A series of Native short films will be screened afterwards at Kaplan Hall A51.