McCarthy Lecture: Dr. David J. Silverman

McCarthy Lecture: Dr. David J. Silverman

February 15, 2018 - 6:00pm
Liberal Arts Building 101
Free and open to the public

McCarthy Lecture Series: Silverman

Dr. David J. Silverman, Professor of History at George Washington University, will discuss his new book Thundersticks: Firearms and the Violent Transformation of Native AmericaSilverman received his Ph.D. in history from Princeton University in 2000 and specializes in Native American, colonial American, and American racial history. He is the author of several other books, including: (co-authored with Julie A. Fisher) Ninigret, the Niantic and Narragansett Sachem: Diplomacy, War, and the Balance of Power in Seventeenth-Century New England and Indian Country from Cornell University Press, (2014); Red Brethren: The Brothertown and Stockbridge Indians and the Problem of Race in Early America with Cornell University Press (2011) and Faith and Boundaries: Colonists, Christianity, and Community among the Wampanoag Indians of Martha’s Vineyard, 1600–1871 with Cambridge University Press (2005). 

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