Speaker Bio: Dwight Farahat

Speaker Bio: Dwight Farahat2018-07-23T15:52:07+00:00

Dwight Farahat, Antyx Community Arts (Panelist)
Dwight Farahat is a motivational speaker, a storyteller, a Hip Hop artist, an arts facilitator, and a social worker from Calgary, AB. His family roots trace back to the Siksika Nation, Palestine, and Wales. Dwight has been making a positive impact in the hearts and minds of those around him by using his words, art, and inspiration.¬†Dwight became passionate about Indigenous education while studying at Mount Royal University where he discovered the impact of colonization on himself and others around him. “When I started to discover laws that create a negative impact on my people, I started to understand myself.”