Upcoming Events

2020 American Studies Majors Graduation Virtual Celebration
Thursday, May 28 at 4 p.m.
(Accessible recording available soon;  stay tuned.)


Postponed:  On Indigenous Museums 

 Thursday, March 5, 5pm in Schwartz 103

Nakai Northup, Expert on Pequot Traditional and Natural Knowledge

Sponsored by the Native American and Indigenous Studies Colloquia Series and the Brandeis Anthropology Research Seminar

Nakai Northup will be speaking about the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center, an institution that describes itself as "committed to transforming how Indigenous culture and peoples are represented to accurately portray a next generation native narrative that gives greater understanding to the evolution of a new native voice."  He is an expert on Pequot traditional and natural knowledge, culture, hunting, fishing, and ways of life in New England, contemporary Indigenous environmental activism, and tribal community. 

For Fall 2019 events, see Past Events

Jack Davis

Featured Past Event

The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea

In March 2019, Jack E. Davis, PhD'94, spoke about his Pulitzer Prize-winning book about America's Gulf Coast. Listen to the podcast he recorded with GSAS while he was on campus.