Author Archives: Cathleen Cahill

Welcome Reception for N. Scott Momaday

Please join the English Department in welcoming N. Scott Momaday, Visiting Professor of Creative Writing & Native American Literature, on Wednesday, September 3rd from 1:00-3:00 pm at the UNM Faculty & Staff Club. N. Scott Momaday is a globally-recognized and celebrated author from the Kiowa Nation. Since publishing his first novel, House Made of Dawn, […]

Faculty Members–Call for Spring Methods Wkshp or Summer Institute Proposals

UNM Faculty members, are you interested in leading either a spring workshop or summer institute for 2014-15? These are both usually co-taught either with a faculty member at another consortium or with a colleague from UNM. The proposals will be due in August (more details to follow), in the meantime, please look over the past […]

Kate Morris “At the Limits of History: Alan Michelson, Robert Smithson, and the (Post) Colonial Landscape”

The UNM College of Fine Arts and Georgia O’Keeffe Museum and Research Center Modern American Art and Culture Scholar Exchange presents a lecture by Kate Morris “At the Limits of History: Alan Michelson, Robert Smithson, and the (Post) Colonial Landscape” 5:30 PM Wednesday, April 16 UNM Art Museum Kate Morris is an Associate Professor of […]

Summer Seminar Call for Applications, Due April 11

GRAD STUDENTS: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS UNM-NCAIS SUMMER SEMINAR: *The deadline is April 11* (application details below) We hope you will apply for this incredible opportunity. Note, travel and housing expenses are paid for through the consortium membership! _RECORDING THE NATIVE AMERICAS: INDIGENOUS SPEECH, REPRESENTATION, AND THE POLITICS OF WRITING_ At the Newberry Library, Chicago Monday, […]

2014 Graduate Student Conference

NEWBERRY CONSORTIUM IN AMERICAN INDIAN STUDIES CALL FOR PAPERS 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 […]

NCAIS Graduate Summer Institute

Recording the Native Americas Indigenous Speech, Representation, and the Politics of Writing NCAIS Summer Institute Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, August 1, 2014 TFL Led by Profs. Ellen Cushman and Rocío Quispe-Agnoli, Michigan State University Departing from typical constructions of systems of communication and the notions of “literacy” at large, this seminar examines the […]

Walter Echo-Hawk at UNM Law School March 3rd

  Walter Echo-Hawk (Pawnee) is a Native American speaker, author, and attorney.  He will be speaking from his new book, “In The Light of Justice: Human Rights in Native North America” Monday March 3rd, 2014 5:00pm to 6:00pm UNM Law School: Room 2402 (Parking in Lot L) Book Signing Afterwards Sponsorship Provided By: UNM Native […]

NCAIS Spring Workshop in Research Methods

Betting on Indian Country Indian Gaming in the Archives NCAIS Spring Workshop in Research Methods Wednesday, March 19, 2014 to Friday, March 21, 2014University of Nevada at Las Vegas Led by Profs. William Bauer, Department of History, University of Nevada, Las Vegas and Erin Debenport, Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico http://www.newberry.org/03192014-betting-indian-country

UNM Indigenous Book & Authors Festival This Week!

Indigenous Book & Authors Festival 2014 Authenticity  &  Indigeneity February 20-21, 2014 The University of New Mexico Student Union Building Albuquerque, New Mexico Click on the link below for the full schedule! http://www.unm.edu/~ifair/

NCAIS Graduate Workshop in Research Methods “Betting on Indian Country: Indian Gaming in the Archives” March 19th – 21st 2014

Newberry Consortium in American Indian Studies (NCAIS) Graduate Workshop in Research Methods “Betting on Indian Country: Indian Gaming in the Archives” March 19th – 21st 2014 / University of Nevada, Las Vegas TO APPLY: Please send a letter of application stating why you hope to attend and how this workshop will help further your research […]