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Recent Content

Re: Native American History Comprehensive Reading List

Hi Dawn,
That's wonderful that you're teaching a seminar in Native American history. Some books you might consider: Julian Barr, Peace came in the form of a woman: Indians and Spaniards in the Texas borderlands, Kathleen Duval, Independence Lost: Lives on the Edge of the American Revolution, and Andrew Lipman, The Saltwater frontier: Indians and the contest for the American coast. I also like Bonds of Alliance by Brett Rushforth.

New Books in Native American Studies Seeking Podcast Hosts

New Books in Native American Studies (https://newbooksnetwork.com/category/native-american-studies/) is currently seeking hosts interested in conducting interviews with authors of new books on Native Americans. Hosting the channel is a good way to bring the work of scholars of Native Americans to the attention of large audiences.

Call for Papers Mobilities & Immobilities: Histories of Modern Migration to and in the Americas

Questions of migration are being debated across the globe with alarming urgency. Yet, contemporary forms of migration and the debates that arise from them are underscored by historical processes often rooted in concerns related to race, gender, sexuality, labor, class, and the state. This workshop aims to pull together scholars committed to the study of migration to and in the Americas during the modern period.

Jacqueline Emery
Steve Amerman

Amerman on Emery, 'Recovering Native American Writings in the Boarding School Press'

Jacqueline Emery. Recovering Native American Writings in the Boarding School Press. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2017. 336 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-7675-8.

Reviewed by Steve Amerman (Southern Connecticut State University) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)