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Genocide of Native Americans? Indigenous Identity and Mass Violence in North America

April 15, 2016 @
8:00 a.m.
- April 16, 2016 @
5:00 p.m.
Eastern Time
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8:45 am: Welcome
Thomas Kühne, Clark University

9-10 am: “The History of Violence, the Violence of History: Locating Genocide in the North American Past”
Karl Jacoby, Columbia University   Listen to the audio

10:15-11:15 am: “The U.S. Legal History and the On-Going Genocide of Native Americans”
Angelique EagleWoman, University of Idaho   Listen to the audio

11:30-12:30 pm: “The State is a Man: Theresa Spencer, Lorraine Saunders and the Gendered Cost of Settler Sovereignty in Canada”
Audra Simpson, Columbia University    Listen to the audio

2-3 pm: “Genocide in the Americas: Complexities, Contradictions, and Contested Narratives”
Alex Alvarez, Northern Arizona University   Listen to the audio

3:15-4:15 pm: “Historical Trauma as the Legacy of Genocide in American Indian Communities: Complications and Critiques”
Joseph P.Gone, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor    Listen to the audio

4:30-5:30 pm: “So-ver(y)-e(mp)ty in the Space of Abjection: U.S. sovereign immunity, Indigenous Truth-seeking and historical clarification the Shadow of the Wall, Ndé narrative, memorialization, and reparation processes, 2007-2015.”
Margo Tamez, University of British Columbia     Listen to the audio

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April 15, 2016 @ 8:00 a.m.
April 16, 2016 @ 5:00 p.m.