November 21, 3:30-4:50pm, Brown 316
Workshop: Director Sam Weisman of Family Ties
Director Sam Weisman will workshop an episode of Family Ties (NBC, 1982-89), the smash sitcom for which he directed 62 episodes.
November 22, 12:30-1:30p.m., Mandel G03
Native American Doctor: or How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love the Prior
There will be food!
Eli Nelson (Mohawk) is an Assistant Professor of American Studies at Williams College and the Director of Fellowships at the Center for Black, Brown, and Queer Studies. His current book manuscript, Sovereign Knowledge: Indigenous and Settler Sciences in the United States Empire, traces the history of Indigenous scientific knowledge production across different national histories and disciplines in the 19th and 20th centuries. In addition to the history of Native science, Nelson works on critical Indigenous theory, as well as Indigenous science fiction and futurism, and gender and sexuality.