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.
The School for Advanced Research (SAR) will begin accepting applications for its 2016-2017 Resident Scholar fellowships on September 1, 2015.
These nine-month Resident Scholar Fellowships are awarded to scholars who have completed their research and analysis in the social sciences, humanities, and/or Native arts, and who need time to reflect, debate, and write.
The tenure runs from 9/1/16 to 5/31/17 and includes a stipend and low-cost housing.
The deadline for application is November 2, 2015.
The School for Advanced Research is now accepting nominations for the $10,000 J.I. Staley Prize.
The Staley prize recognizes innovative books in anthropology that add new dimensions to our understanding of the human species.
Past awardees include Paul Farmer, William Hanks, Margaret Lock, and Rayna Rapp
Deadline for the 2016 Staley Prize Nominations is October 1, 2015
For additional information, including eligibility criteria and instructions for nominating a book, please visit staley.sarweb.org
Call for Papers:
Quakers and American Indians from the 1650s to the 21st Century
Philadelphia, November 10-12, 2016
TOC: Journal of Civil and Human Rights 1:1 (Spring/Summer 2015)
Published by University of Illinois Press
Michael Ezra, "Editor's Note"
Nico Slate, "From Colored Cosmopolitanism to Human Rights: A Historical Overview of the Transnational Black Freedom Struggle"
Stefan M. Bradley, "Black Power and the Big Green: Dartmouth College and the Black Freedom Movement, 1945-75"
Susan Gluck Mezey, "Decisions in Search of a Doctrine: Marriage Equality in the Lower Federal Courts"