BCC: Crimes Against Humanity: A Conference on Native American Genocide (Conference)


Friday, March 31, 2017, 8:30am to 3:00pm


Jackson Arts Center Auditorium, Bristol Community College, 777 Elsbree Street, Fall River, MA 02720

Keynote Address : History of Violence, The Violence of History: Native American Genocide

Dr. Karl Jacoby, Ph. D.

Dr. Jacoby is a History Professor at Columbia University, an author, and a specialist in environmental, borderland, and Native American history. His books include Crimes Against Nature: Squatters, Poachers, Thieves and the Hidden History of American Conservation and Shadows at Dawn: A Borderlands Massacre and the Violence of History.  

Discussion Panel : Native American Voices on Genocide

Linda Coombs (Aquinnah Wampanoag), Program Director, Aquinnah Cultural Center
Pamela Ellis (Natick Nipmuc), Tribal Historian and Genealogist, Natick Nipmuc Council
Nancy Brown-Garcia , (Shawomet Narragansett) Chair, New England Algonquian Council
Loren Spears (Niantic Narragansett), Executive Director, Tomaquag Museum
Tall Oak Weeden (Mashantucket Pequot & Wampanoag)

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