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Seminar: Stephen Kantrowitz

September 9 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

“A Ho-Chunk History of Citizenship”

Stephen Kantrowitz
Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor, History; Affiliate Faculty Member, Afro-American Studies; America Indian Studies Program, UW-Madison
IRH Senior Fellow

Monday, September 9, 2019
3:30 PM
Room 212, University Club Building

Citizenship can mean rights, equality, and dignity—and it can also mean the destruction of other forms of belonging. How can the history of emancipation, equality, and incorporation be reconciled with the history of conquest, removal, and settler-colonialism? What can the Ho-Chunk people’s encounter with U.S. citizenship during the nineteenth century tell us about this complex, dual legacy?


 

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University Club
803 State St
Madiison, WI 53703 United States
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