Brochure essay by Jorge Manzano: Mercer Union’s presentation of the video installation Cultural Politics, Colonialism and Resistance incorporates four works. Alanis Obomsawin’s My Name Is Kahentiiosta, Vincent Monnikendam’s Mother Dao the Turtlelike, and Marlon E. Fuentes’ Bontoc Eulogy are originally works of film but, will be presented in a video format.
As examples of their assertion of Mohawk sovereignty,. Kanehsatake, 270 Years of Resistance. In the years following David's involvement in the Oka Crisis, he lived alone in his farmhouse in Kanehsatake. As a result of the conditions during the 1990 stand-off.