About this Event
Join the Office of Indigenous Initiatives, Indigenous Studies and Community Engagement Initiative (Faculty of Arts), and Indigenous Relations Initiative (School of Continuing Studies) at McGill University for an evening of Indigenous stand-up comedy.
The event will take place at the Tanna Schulich Hall in the Elizabeth Wirth Building on McGill’s downtown campus (527 Sherbrooke Street West). It is a part of McGill’s twelfth annual Indigenous Awareness Weeks, a two-week-long event series involving First Nations, Métis and Inuit academics, artists, and community members. View the full calendar of events here: https://www.mcgill.ca/indigenous/indigenous-awareness-weeks/indigenous-awareness-weeks-2023
At the Indigenous Humour is Knowledge! Comedy Night event, we are thrilled to be hosting comedians CJ Monias, Lena Recollet, Janelle Niles, and Mike Bombay!
Hosting the evening will be Anishinaabe Assistant Professor in the Department of Integrated Studies in Education, Geraldine King, and Anishinaabe student and Co-President of the Indigenous Student Alliance at McGill, Jenni Makahnouk. The event will start with a catered reception from 6:00-7:00 pm and the comedy show will take place from 7:00-9:00 pm.
Registration is required. Please note that the show may contain foul language and adult topics, and that the show is intended for adults.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Salle Tanna Schulich, 527 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montréal, Canada