Seminar, Tuesday August 8: “Thunderbird and Whale: The Archaeology of Nuu-chah-nulth Whaling”. 5pm, Rix Centre

 Rix Centre, 5pm. All Welcome

Dr. Alan McMillan  research interests are the archaeology and ethnography of Canadian First Nations, particularly those of the Northwest Coast. His specific research has focused on the Nuu-chah-nulth of western Vancouver Island, and has a research and teaching interest in Aboriginal arts, particularly on the development of the Northwest Coast art form, and native oral traditions and their application to archaeology.

Dr. McMillan is an adjunct professor in the Department of Archaeology, Simon Fraser University