An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873

Event time: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:20pm
Location: 
Institution for Social and Policy Studies (PROS77 ), A001 See map
77 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Benjamin Madley is an historian of Native America, the United States, and colonialism in world history. Born in Redding, California, he spent much of his childhood in Karuk Country near the Oregon border where he became interested in the relationship between colonizers and indigenous peoples. He writes about Native Americans as well as colonialism in Africa, Australia, and Europe, often applying a transnational and comparative approach.

Speaker/Performer: 
Benjamin Madley

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