CANCELED | Colonial & Revolutionary Americas Workshop | "Unthinkable History: The American Settler State and the Political economy of Plunder"

Colonial and Revolutionary Americas Workshop (CRAW)
Event date: 
November 7, 2022 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Speaker(s): 
Michael Witgen
Columbia University
Seminar Series: 
Colonial and Revolutionary Americas Workshop
Audience: 
Public

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED

"Unthinkable History: The American Settler State and the Political economy of Plunder"

Michael Witgen, Columbia University


Please note: Registration is not required to attend this workshop. We kindly ask that you please follow the current University Covid-19 guidelines.


Michael Witgen is a professor in the Department of History and the Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race at Columbia University, and he is a citizen of the Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe.  His publications include An Infinity of Nations: How the Native New World Shaped Early North America (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012), and Seeing Red: Indigenous Land, American Expansion, and the Political Economy of Plunder in North America with the press of the Omohundro Institute for the Study of Early American History and Culture.

Contact: 
Rachel Schnurr
Area of Interest: 
Political History
Region: 
United States
Period: 
15th & 16th Centuries
17th & 18th Centuries