The 2022 Railroads in Native America Gathering and Symposium will be held on May 20-21, 2022 in Ogden, Utah at the Ogden Union Station. Utah’s official statewide railroad museum is located at the top of Ogden’s 25th Street Historic District. For more information and to visit the official website for the event, click here.
The Utah Division of Indian Affairs is bringing together Native and non-Native scholars, students, artists, musicians, tribal citizens, tribal government representatives, bookshops, and the general public for the 2nd gathering and symposium, which invites conversation about the fraught and dynamic relationship between Native peoples and railroads. The gathering is to be inclusive, intergovernmental, and interdisciplinary. The symposium is hosted by the Utah Department of Cultural & Community Engagement, the Utah Division of Indian Affairs, the Ogden Union Station, and other partners.