Workshop: “Damming Zion: Mormons, Navajos, and Water in the West,” by Erika M. Bsumek, UT Austin
Mon, February 2, 2015 • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM • GAR 4.100
Erika M. Bsumek, Associate Professor, is the author of Indian-made: Navajo Culture in the Marketplace, 1880-1940 (University of Kansas Press, 2008), and co-editor of Nation-States and the Global Environment: New Approaches to International Environmental History (Oxford University Press, 2013). She is currently working on a book project titled "The Concrete West: Engineering Place, Culture, and Society in the Arid West, 1900-1970." Her research interests are Native American history, the history of the consumption and production of both manufactured and handmade goods in the United States, and on the history of anthropology.
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Jennifer Graber, Associate Professor of Religious Studies, UT Austin
Free and open to the public. RSVP required. To RSVP and receive a copy of the pre-circulated paper, please email Courtney by 9 a.m., Friday, Jan. 30.