2014 Graduate Student Conference

Graduate Student Conference
July 18 – 19, 2014, The Newberry
Graduate students from NCAIS member institutions are invited to present papers in any academic field relating to American Indian and Indigenous Studies. We encourage the submission of proposals for papers that examine a wide variety of subjects relating to American Indian and Indigenous history and culture broadly conceived. The conference will take place in conjunction with the NCAIS summer institute on July 7 – August 1, 2014. Faculty liaisons in attendance have agreed to provide feedback on individual presentations relevant to their expertise. First-time presenters are encouraged. To propose a paper, please send up to one-page proposal, a statement explaining the relationship of the paper to your other work, and a brief C.V. to mcnickle@newberry.org.
The deadline for submission is June 2, 2014.
If you are interested in proposing a paper and have questions, please contact conference coordinator and Director of the McNickle Center, Dr. Patricia Marroquin Norby at norbyp@newberry.org.
NCAIS is unable to provide funds for travel or lodging, but can assist in locating discounted accommodations.
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