In November's Findings/Trouvailles contribution by Dr. W.A. Waiser, entitled "'For Our Own Purposes': Prime Minister Macdonald Deliberately Portrayed Indians as Rebels in 1885", Dr. Waiser's contribution spotlights correspondence between John A.
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.
Thanksgiving evokes complex emotions for many Americans. The holiday has much symbolic and emotional work to accomplish: it is a celebration of families (however dysfunctional), a harvest festival, an occasion for civic parades, a last rest before entering the Christmas shopping gauntlet, and an official holiday (for most of us) from work and school.
Call for contributors to edited anthology on youth and politics in America
The American Antiquarian Society (AAS) invites applications for its 2016-17 visiting academic fellowships. Over thirty short-term fellowships will be awarded for peridos of one to two months. Scholars of Native American history working on the history of Native peoples in New England would find particularly rich resources for their research at AAS.
Greetings from Long Island! The History Department at Stony Brook University (State University of New York) is seeking to fill the newly endowed Gardiner Chair in American History at the level of full Professor or Associate (preferably at the advanced associate stage). As detailed in the attached announcement, our search encompasses all fields and areas, and any period before 1877.