All Nations Reggae Symposium, Nanaimo

Hosted by VIU Shq'apthut - A Gathering Place & VIU Cultural Connections

Location: VIU Cultural Connections 900 Fifth Street, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R5S5

Services for Aboriginal Students, Community Cousins and International Education proudly present this special cultural event as part of the VIU All Nations Reggae Symposium.

There will be a feature acoustic performance by Quebec Innu
reggae musician Shauit followed by two shorter performances by Vancouver folk-reggae artist and activist Buckman Coe and Mexican reggae-rocker Ganjo Bassman.The individual performances will be followed by a jam session with all three together! 

The evening will also feature Tank Gyal, Vancouver's top reggae/dancehall DJ to keep the vibes going before and after live performances.

This a celebration of cultural diversity and an expression of the hope and resistance that is central to global reggae culture.

Hosted by
Services for Indigenous Students
'Su'luqw'a' Community Cousins
Faculty of International Education

All Nations Reggae Panel:
Shauit, Tank Gyal, Ganjo Bassman and Mikey Dangerous will also be part of a panel discussion the following morning (Thurs. Feb. 8) at 10AM in the library boardroom (B305 R507). Everyone welcome!

This event is part of VIU’s celebration of Global Citizens Week, February 5-9, 2018.