A Commemoration honoring the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Publication of Vine Deloria, Jr.’s, Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto - Session II

If You Go Date: September 13, 2019 Time: 10:15 AM - 11:30 PM Where: Wittemyer Courtroom, Wolf Law Building Session II. Vine Deloria, Jr.: Writer, Reader, Thinker Clint Carroll Associate Professor in Ethnic Studies David Martinez Arizona State University Robert Warrior University of Kansas Dan Wildcat Haskell Indian Nations University...

A Commemoration honoring the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Publication of Vine Deloria, Jr.’s, Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto - Session III

If You Go Date: September 13, 2019 Time: 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM Where: Wittemyer Courtroom, Wolf Law Building Session III. Vine Deloria, Jr.: Lawyer, Litigator, Discoverer of Documents and Precedents with Promise James Anaya University of Colorado Law School Richard B. Williams Johnson Scholarship Foundation Indigenous Consultant John Echohawk...

A Commemoration honoring the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Publication of Vine Deloria, Jr.’s, Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto - Session IV

If You Go Date: September 13, 2019 Time: 2:45PM - 4:00PM Where: Wittemyer Courtroom, Wolf Law Building Session IV. Vine Deloria, Jr.: Leader, Influencer, and Mobilizer Kent Blansett University of Nebraska at Omaha David Wilkins University of Minnesota Charles Wilkinson University of Colorado Law School Did you miss this event?...

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A Commemoration honoring the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Publication of Vine Deloria, Jr.’s, Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto

Sept. 13, 2019

We hope you were able to join us for a tribute to Vine Deloria, Jr.’s enormously influential book, Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto, and a recognition of the proud heritage of Vine Deloria, Jr.’s long association (as a recipient of a law degree and as a professor...

Alan, Ann, Pete, & Lynne Simpson: Wallace Stegner & Fools for a Day Awards Recipients

If You Go Date: December 7, 2017 Time: 6:30 PM Where: Village Center, Multipurpose Room (500 30th Street, Boulder) The University of Colorado Boulder’s Center of the American West was proud to present the Wallace Stegner & the Humor Initiative’s Fools for a Day Awards to Senator Alan Simpson ,...

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Belle Turnbull and the Legacy of Colorado Poetry: A Symposium

If You Go Date: November 8, 2017 Time: 4:00 PM Where: CU Heritage Center in Old Main Belle Turnbull (1881-1970) was the first strong poet to live in and write about the mountains and high mining towns of the Colorado Rockies. Well-known during her life but long out of print,...

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The Social Implications of Technological Change

If You Go Date: October 18, 2017 Time: 3:00 PM Where: Wittemyer Courtroom, Wolf Law Building The rapid acceleration of communications technology is changing our society and economy in profound ways. At this conference, we examined the social implications and impacts of the information technology revolution, considering how the telegraph...

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Puzzled and Perplexed by Populism? An Evening of Expert Guidance and Conversation

If You Go Date: September 21, 2017 Time: 6:30 PM Where: Eaton Humanities 150 The Center of the American West presented the influential and accomplished American historian, Michael Kazin, a professor of history at Georgetown University, and the author of The Populist Persuasion: An American History (originally published in 1995),...

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Comradeship, Moral Injury, and the Legacy of the Vietnam War: The Need for the Humanities to Close the Gap between the Veterans and their Nation

If You Go Date: September 7, 2017 Time: 6:30 PM Where: Eaton Humanities 150 On September 7, 2017, in the fourth public program in CU’s Vietnam War Commemoration lecture series, Vietnam Veteran, Senior Fellow at the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and former Chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities...

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Book release: Enduring Vietnam: An American Generation and Its War by James Wright

If You Go Date: April 18, 2017 Time: 6:30 PM Where: Old Main Chapel America/Denver Book release: Enduring Vietnam: An American Generation and Its War by James Wright A Vietnam War Commemoration event Old Main Chapel Center of the American West

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