NCAIS Graduate Student Conference 2010

Friday, August 6, 2010Saturday, August 7, 2010

9:00 - 4:00 pm

Ruggles Hall

NCAIS Graduate Student Conference

Sarah A. Eastly, Cornell University
Jesuit Missions to the Seneca and the Question of “Conversion”

Maeve Herbert Glass, Princeton University
The Place of Treaty Promises: An Analysis of the 1764 Peace Council on the Muskingum River

Josh Horowitz,University of British Columbia
Retelling The Light’s Story Azana Zheya

Kyle Mays, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Color of Power: Towards an Understanding of the Relationship between Black Power, Red Power, and White Power

Rebecca Nutt, Michigan State University
Agency and Resistance: Shawnee, Wyandot and Indian Mission Schools in the Nineteenth- Century Ohio River Valley

Stacy Sewell, University of Wyoming
‘Run and Gun’ Versus ‘NIH’OO3OO’: Asserting Native American Identitut on the Court

Jason Sprague, Miami University, Oxford
Playing Indian

Ashley Wiersma, Michigan State University
Images of Others: Reexamining the Origins of the “Civilizing Mission” in New France

Amanda Zink, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Indoctrinating Domesticity: “Maternal Colonialism” and American Indian Women Writers