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Welcome to H-AmIndian, a joint project between Arizona State University and H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-AmIndian provides a forum for scholars, academicians, and Native peoples to consider the history, culture, ideas and events relating to Indigenous peoples from the North Pole to Mexico.

Recent Content

Virtual Speaker Series Event Lianne C. Leddy on Cold War Colonialism March 30th

Cold War Colonialism: Anishinaabek Responses to Uranium Mining at Elliot Lake by Lianne C. Leddy

In this talk, Leddy will discuss Serpent River First Nation’s resilience in confronting colonial extractive practices during the Cold War period. Relying on oral and archival research methods, Leddy argues that Anishinaabek responses to the devastating impacts of uranium mining in our territory were framed by a powerful understanding of health and homeland.

Author: 
Ryan Hall
Reviewer: 
James Mochoruk

Mochoruk on Hall, 'Beneath the Backbone of the World: Blackfoot People and the North American Borderlands, 1720–1877'

Ryan Hall. Beneath the Backbone of the World: Blackfoot People and the North American Borderlands, 1720–1877. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020. 272 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-5515-4; (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4696-5516-1.

Reviewed by James Mochoruk (University of North Dakota) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2022) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition- 2022-2023 Fellowships

The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition (GLC), part of the MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale University, invites applications for its 2022-2023 Fellowship Program. The Center seeks to promote a better understanding of all aspects of the institution of slavery from the earliest times to the present.