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Recent Content

Author: 
Ethan A. Schmidt
Reviewer: 
Hayley Negrin

Negrin on Schmidt, 'The Divided Dominion: Social Conflict and Indian Hatred in Early Virginia'


Ethan A. Schmidt. The Divided Dominion: Social Conflict and Indian Hatred in Early Virginia. Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2015. xvi + 208 pp. $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60732-307-5; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60732-524-6.

Reviewed by Hayley Negrin (New York University)
Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2016)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Violence and Hatred in Early Virginia

CFP: ASE in Nashville

I am presently seeking panelists for the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Ethnohistory in Nashville.

This year's theme focuses on Indigenous spaces. I am proposing a session that takes this concept and applies it to periods of violence and removal from those spaces within Native histories. I would like to examine how ritual, whether those rituals be through religious ceremonies or everyday symbolic practices, offered affirmations of group identity and paths to healing in times of trauma. 

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