Institute of Historical Studies
Institute of Historical Studies

Workshop: “Stewards and Servants: Contested Settlement and Indian Servitude, 1840-1880,” by Erika M. Bsumek, UT Austin

Mon, February 2, 2015 | GAR 4.100

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Erika M. Bsumek, Associate Professor, is the author of Indian-made: Navajo Culture in the Marketplace, 1880-1940 (University of Kansas Press, 2008), and co-editor of Nation-States and the Global Environment: New Approaches to International Environmental History (Oxford University Press, 2013). She is currently working on a book project titled "The Concrete West: Engineering Place, Culture, and Society in the Arid West, 1900-1970." Her research interests are Native American history, the history of the consumption and production of both manufactured and handmade goods in the United States, and on the history of anthropology.

Prof. Bsumek's faculty profile:

Jennifer Graber, Associate Professor of Religious Studies, UT Austin

Free and open to the public. RSVP required. To RSVP and receive a copy of the pre-circulated paper, please email Courtney by 9 a.m., Friday, Jan. 30.

Sponsored by: Institute for Historical Studies in the Department of History

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