Join the Tuesday Dialogue tomorrow, September 10, at 7:00 p.m. at Shepherd of the Hill Presbyterian Church (145 Engler Blvd. in Chaska, MN) with guests from the Gulf coast of Louisiana.
Chief Albert “White Buffalo” Naquin is Chief of the Isle de Jean Charles Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw, the indigenous subsistence community of a disappearing island. PBS, ABC News, New York Times, and other national and international media have featured the Chief while covering the story of Isle de Jean Charles.
The Rev. Dr. Kristina Peterson is Pastor of the Bayou Blue Presbyterian Church of Gray, LA and community disaster recovery professional who works also with Alaskan communities affected by Exxon-Valdez. Kris brings a wealth of experience that includes her research and organizing work with the University of New Orleans’ Center for Hazard Assessment, Response, and Technology, and her pastoral experience in three communities impacted by environmental disasters.
Chief Albert and Kris tell their stories of what’s happening three years after Deepwater Horizon.
Free and open to the general public.