American Indian Studies Program
Friday, August 25, 2017
Monday, August 28, 2017
Friday, September 1, 2017
Before getting into the academic year, we would love to meet you all and also have you meet us. We are the Native American House Staff and we share with you an introduction of how Native American House came to be and what we do with and for students on this campus.
Monday, September 4, 2017
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Friday, September 15, 2017
A history of activism and how it has been documented in the university's archives will inform on how to search the archives and create projects. From research papers and projects to student organizations, this presentation will highlight the diverse population on our campus including the Native American population.
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Taking seriously the uses of history, this talk raises questions about what can be gained by interpreting and critiquing the past in order to analyze and strategize about the present and the future. It further addresses what was lost and what was gained as a result of the invisibility of Asian American activism and the efforts to recover an Asian American radical tradition
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Friday, October 6, 2017
Navigating the university's many libraries can be intimidating but starting in one area and branching out to the different disciplines makes research more engaging. American Indian Studies is interdisciplinary and has a location in the library system that can guide you through your research interests and topics.
Monday, October 30, 2017
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Race and social difference, Lowe contends, are enduring remainders of colonial processes through which “the human” is universalized and “freed” by liberal forms, while the peoples who create the conditions of possibility for that freedom are assimilated or forgotten. Lisa Lowe is Professor of English and Humanities at Tufts University.