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We are now accepting proposals for presentations and demonstrations for the September 19-21 Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival that will be held the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community and Northern Michigan University in Marquette.

The inaugural Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival was held March 10-12, 2017 on the University of Wisconsin campus and surrounding sites in Madison, Wisconsin.  The symposium component of event is focusing on Indigenous and broader topics of food sovereignty that impact how communities and individuals control and manage their food systems, and the festival component is a celebration of Indigenous, local, and regional foods.

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Now Accepting Event Presentation and Demo Proposals

We are accepting Food Sovereignty Symposium and Festival presentation and demonstration proposals through May 15 for the event that will be held September 19-21, 2021 at Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Michigan and the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community. In addition to presentations, we encourage submission of hands-on demonstrations. Proposals directed connected to and supporting Tribal … Continue reading Now Accepting Event Presentation and Demo Proposals

Save-the-Date – September 19-21, 2021

We are excited to announce the Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival will be held at the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community and Northern Michigan University from September 19-21, 2021. This event will be in-person if conditions allow. Check back soon for more information.

Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival 2017 – Event Overview

The Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival was held in Madison, WI on March 10-12, 2017, featuring a wide range of speakers, demonstration, and meals on the UW-Madison campus and in other parts of the city.  We’d love to hear your thoughts and have created this short survey to collect feedback.  The event’s livestream is available at WATCH … Continue reading Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival 2017 – Event Overview

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