may, 2022

18may5:00 pm6:30 pmHumanities Lecture: "Removal and the Right to Remain in the United States"

Event Details

Humanities Lectures and Discussions focusing on the Indigenous history of NEPA offered as a part of the “Scranton’s Story, Our Nation’s Story” project.

“Removal and the Right to Remain in the United States,” featuring scholar Samantha Seeley.

Samantha Seeley, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of History at the University of Richmond and author. Her book, Race, Removal, and the Right to Remain: Migration and the Making of the Early United States, highlights early efforts at U.S. nation building and the use of migration to construct a white republic. Situating the struggles of Native and Black Americans into the larger story of the early U.S, Seeley argues for a more inclusive way to tell the story of forced removal and its implications on early U.S. statehood.
Wednesday, May 18, at 5 p.m., Henkelman Room, Albright Memorial Library, 500 Vine Street, Scranton, PA
Registration is required at: surveymonkey.com/r/RemovalRight2022 

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Time

(Wednesday) 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Location

Henkelman Room at the Albright Memorial Library

500 Vine Street

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