“REAL NATIVE GENIUS: HOW AN EX-SLAVE AND A WHITE MORMON BECAME FAMOUS INDIANS”
Professor Angela Pulley Hudson, Associate Professor of History at Texas A & M University will talk about her award-winning book onThursday, February 16, 2017 from 4:00-5:30 pm at the Center for Humanistic Inquiry, 2nd Level, Frost Library
RECEPTION TO FOLLOW
Wampanoag Filmmaker Paula Peters will be screening her documentary film "THE MASHPEE NINE: AND THE BEAT GOES ON" 4:00-6:00 pm on Friday, February 17, 2017 at the Center for Humanistic Inquiry, 2nd Level, Frost Library.
A Question and Answer reception will follow, hosted by the Five College Native American and Indigenous Studies Program with support from the Center for Humanistic Inquiry.
Paula Peters is a journalist, educator and activist. A member of the Wampanoag Tribe she has spent most of her life in her tribal homeland of Mashpee, Massachusetts. http://www.mashpeenine.com
Please view the lecture video "From Access to Inclusion" by Dr. Anthony Jack of Harvard University. This talk was taped during his December 1st, 2016 visit to Amherst.
Department Meeting Dates:
110 Morgan Hall at 4:00 pm
Monday, March 20, 2017
Monday, April 17, 2017
2016-2017 Faculty Colloquium Series
Prof. Leah Schmalzbauer - "Exceptional Mobility: Low Income Youth in Pursuit of the Latino-American Dream" Friday, March 24, 2017, 12:00-1:00 pm, Mullins & Faerber Rooms, Lewis-Sebring Commons.