A Symposium
on Reconciliation

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Tim Johnson (Mohawk)
Associate Director for Museum Programs
National Museum of the American Indian

Introduction and Framing Statement
Kevin Gover (Pawnee/Comanche), Director
National Museum of the American Indian

Advancing Reconciliation Following
the Statement of Apology to Former
Students of Indian Residential Schools

Caroline Davis, Assistant Deputy Minister
Resolution and Individual Affairs Sector
Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, Government of Canada

The Apology Breakthrough: Now What?
Phil Fontaine (Sagkeeng First Nation), National Chief
Assembly of First Nations, Canada

The Native American Apology Resolution
Ben Nighthorse Campbell (Northern Cheyenne)
former United States Senator from Colorado
currently senior policy advisor, Holland & Knight LLP

From BartolomÉ de las Casas to President Clinton: Apologies, Reconciliation, and Reparation in Guatemala
Victor Montejo (Jakaltek Maya), University of California, Davis; formerly Minister of Peace in the Guatemalan Republic and member of the Guatemalan National Congress

At The Wood's Edge:
Reconciling with Native America

Gabrielle Tayac (Piscataway), historian
National Museum of the American Indian

Moderated Panel Discussion with Presenters
Kevin Gover, moderator

Closing Comments and Remarks
Kevin Gover

For further information, please contact NMAI-SSP@si.edu