News

September 30, 2014
The September 21-22nd United Nations World Conference on Indigenous Peoples (UNWCIP) attracted delegates, world leaders, scholars, activists, community members, and students...
September 11, 2014
 On August 9th, the New York branch of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) opened the exhibition, “For a Love of His People: The Photography of Horace Poolaw.”...
September 3, 2014
This summer two YGSNA members attended month-long seminars at the Newberry Library in Chicago, continuing long-standing partnerships developed by the Newberry, the National...
August 27, 2014
YGSNA faculty coordinator, Ned Blackhawk (History and American Studies), delivered a keynote address at the annual gathering of the International Association of Genocide...
July 18, 2014
YGSNA member Isaiah Wilner has received the Canadian Historical Association’s 2014 Aboriginal Essay Prize for his essay, “A Global Potlatch: Identifying the Indigenous...
July 15, 2014
For the third consecutive summer, Yale’s Peabody Museum held an institute designed for high school teachers to learn more about the hemisphere’s Native peoples. This year’s...
May 30, 2014
The Yale Group for the Study of Native America was well represented at this year’s Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) annual meetings. Hosted by UT-...