Five College Native American and Indigenous Studies

Oct. 30, 2013, Director Erica Kowsz at UMass.

A discussion with Director Erica Kowsz about her documenary film "A Journey Upstream: The Past and Presence of an 'Extinct' People."

Watch the trailer here.

Time and Date: Wednesday, October 30, 6 P.M.
Location: Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center, Chadbourne Hall, UMass


Oct. 28, 2013, Jane Mount Pleasant at Amherst College.

Associate Professor Jane Mount Pleasant (Cornell University) is scheduled to present her lecture, "A New Paradigm for Pre-Columbian Agriculture in North America."

Time and Date: Monday, October 28, 6 P.M.
Location: Merrill Science Center 4, Amherst College


Oct. 21, 2013, Screening of "Smoke Signals" at UMass.

A screening of the film "Smoke Signals," starring Adam Beach and Evan Adams.

Time and Date: Monday, October 21, 6:30 P.M.
Location: Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center, Chadbourne, UMass


Oct. 18, 2013, Faculty Homecoming Lecture with Kiara Vigil at Amherst College.

Assistant Professor of American Studies Kiara Vigil (Amherst College) is scheduled to present her lecture, "Stories in Red and Write: Indian Intellectuals During the Early Twentieth Century in American Culture." This talk is part of the Amherst Virtual Lecture Series.

Read more information about Professor Vigil's lecture here. 

Time and Date: Friday, October 18, 4 P.M. 
Location: Cole Assembly Room (Red Room), Converse Hall, Amherst College


Oct. 10, 2013, Angelo Baca Presentation at the Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center.

A talk by UMass PhD student Angelo Baca (Dine/Hopi) titled "Participatory Research in Native Communities: Film, Academics, and Community."

Time and Date: Thursday, October 10, 6 P.M.
Location: Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center, Chadbourne Hall, UMass


Oct. 9, 2013, Poetry Reading by Jennifer Lisa Vest.

A poetry reading by mixed-ancestry professor Jennifer Lisa Vest (Seminole).

Time and Date: Wednesday, October 9, 7 P.M.
Location: Augusta Savage Gallery, UMass


Oct. 9, 2013, Christine DeLucia at Amherst College.

A lecture by Christine DeLucia, Assistant Professor of History at Mount Holyoke College, titled "The Great River: Telling Stories of Violence, Colonialism, and Place After King Philip's War."

Time and Date: Wednesday, October 9, 4 P.M.
Location: Paino Lecture Hall, Beneski, Amherst College


Oct. 2, 2013, Five Colleges Annual History Lecture with Professor Ned Blackhawk.

A lecture by Ned Blackhawk (Western Shoshone), Professor of History and American Studies at Yale University: "Indigenous Reckoning: American Indians and the Remaking of U.S. History."

Time and Date: Wednesday, October 2, 7 P.M.
Location: UMass Amherst


Sep. 25, 2013, Open House at the Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center.

An open-house event for Native and non-Native students, faculty, staff, and others community members.

Time and Date: Wednesday, September 25, 5:30 P.M.
Location: Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center, Chadbourne Hall, UMass


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