Speaker Series

Wabanaki Voices Speaker Series

List of upcoming Speakers



Thank you for your interest in the Wabanaki Voices Series sponsored by the Skowhegan History House.


The next presenter, John Bear Mitchell, will  speak on May 19, 7:00 p.m., at Tewksbury Hall—located behind the Federated Church on the island in Skowhegan.

A citizen of the Penobscot Nation from Indian Island in Maine, John Bear Mitchell is a Lecturer of Wabanaki Studies and Multicultural Studies at the University of Maine in Orono, where he also serves as the Native American Waiver and Educational Program Coordinator.  Mitchell will speak about “Wabanaki Storytelling: History and Lessons.”


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Past Speakers

Dr. Darren Ranco  the second presenter

Video of 2nd speaker

 James Francis Lecture

Video of 1st speaker