Author Archives: Cathleen Cahill

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 […]

Lecture by Mishuana Goeman (Re)mapping Our Nations: Gendered Geographies and Native Narrative Markings.

In this lecture, Dr. Goeman addresses concepts of spatial justice by asking the question, whose land is it that is deemed public by interests that have always been about the privatization of land and bodies? Goeman argues that we might (re)map the social, historical, political, and economical in these moments to include a critique of […]

Call for Applications Long and Short Term Fellowships 2014-15

Newberry Library Fellowships in the Humanities, 2014-15 The application deadline for Newberry Library Long-Term Fellowships is quickly approaching! Additionally, we offer Short-Term Fellowship opportunities for smaller-scale research projects. Please read on for more information. The Newberry’s fellowships support humanities research in residence at the Newberry. If you study the humanities, we have something for you. […]

Welcome New Assistant Director of the McNickle Center

The Newberry Library’s D’Arcy McNickle Center for American Indian and Indigenous Studies is very happy to announce that Dr. Patricia Marroquin Norby will become the Assistant Director of the McNickle Center, starting on October 14th.  Dr. Norby holds a PhD in American Studies, with an emphasis on American Indians and Visual Culture. She earned her […]