Welcome to H-AmIndian!

Welcome to H-AmIndian, a joint project between Arizona State University and H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-AmIndian provides a forum for scholars, academicians, and Native peoples to consider the history, culture, ideas and events relating to Indigenous peoples from the North Pole to Mexico.

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From Doctrine to Declaration

There's still time to join us at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington DC this week, 25-26 June for 'From Doctrine to Declaration', a unique opportunity to join this conversation on moving the rights of Indiegnous Peoples forward in the United States. Visit our website at http://www.doctrine2declaration.org/?reload=true or for further information email Ali Watson: amsw@st-andrews.ac.uk. We look forward to welcoming you.

History of Native American Medicine

Hello Everyone,


I am a first year PhD candidate at University College London. I am working on the history of Native American Medicine (c.1800-1900). The available sources are, in general, rather one sided and I am therefore looking to conduct some interviews. I am not looking to find out specific uses of plants or herbs necessarily but instead want to gain Native American perspectives on this rich history of theft and exchange between Native communities and Europeans and Americans.

Oral History Project: New England Native American Foodways

As part of a graduate independent study class I am taking, I am looking to interview Native Americans in New England concerning foodways, both traditional and government commodity foods. If you or someone you know might be interested in being interviewed, please contact me at eabertonreilly@plymouth.edu.