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TOC Journal of the West "Settler Colonialism and the American West"


Journal of the West

56.4. Fall 2017

Settler Colonialism and the American West

Editor: Janne Lahti, University of Helsinki


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Greg Hatten

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Center for the Study of the American West: Call for Applications for the Jo Stewart Randel Grant

Launched in October of 2016, the Center for the Study of the American West (CSAW) at West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) is pleased to announce the Jo Stewart Randel Grant for scholars either from WTAMU or from outside institutions who would benefit from the use of the Research Center archives at the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum or the Cornette Library on the WTAMU campus.

Job Opening for Editor and Publications Program Manager

The Montana Historical Society, publisher of Montana The Magazine of Western History and Montana Historical Society Press books, seeks a dynamic and talented person to direct its Publications Program. For more information on how to apply, see this link: https://mtstatejobs.taleo.net/careersection/200/jobdetail.ftl?job=18140465&tz=GMT-07%3A00