Migration and connection through time. A WISN production.
WHAT IS THE IM PROGRAM? IM is a ceremony and academic program. Students engage deeply with the ancestors, the story of their people and their homelands. Coursework and intensives are enriched by: the wisdom, guidance and mentorship of Indigenous Elders journey to an ancestral homeland the innovative use of technology as ‘witness’ to one’s […]
Archaeoacoustics is the study of how sound and vibration is an intrinsic element of natural and built environments. Since sound and vibration have the power to modify, entrain and transform human consciousness, WISN supports original archaeoacoustic research as an aspect of indigenous science.
Dr. Apela Colorado was among the first generation of Native Americans to receive a Ph.D. from a leading US university (Brandeis). In her doctoral dissertation she coined the term “indigenous science” and used it in an effort to create a bridge of understanding between Western science and indigenous knowledge.