NCAIS Graduate Student Conference 2010

NCAIS Graduate Student Conference
Friday, August 6, 2010 to Saturday, August 7, 2010

9:00 - 4:00 pm

Ruggles Hall

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