György Ferenc Tóth. From Wounded Knee to Checkpoint Charlie: The Alliance for Sovereignty between American Indians and Central Europeans in the Late Cold War. Tribal Worlds: Critical Studies in American Indian Nation Building Series. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2016. 313 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6121-2.
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.
Introducing: The Commodity Frontiers Initiative
The Dresher Center for the Humanities at UMBC invites applications for a new Visiting Faculty Fellowship program from scholars who are committed to diversity and the advancement of groups historically underrepresented in the professoriate. Part of the Dresher Center’s Inclusion Imperative Program funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, this regional program is open to full-time faculty doing humanities research at colleges and universities in Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
In 2017, a year of difficult and often appalling events both on the national and international stage, monument culture unexpectedly became the centerpiece of discussion, protest, activism, and vandalism. Scholars and preservationists witnessed monument culture move from the margins to the center of society, both in the United States and in many other countries around the world.
I am putting together a panel proposal entitled “Quest for Historical Justice in American Western History” for the 58th Annual Western History Association Conference, October 17-20, 2018: San Antonio, Texas. Here is a brief description: