Tuesday, 31 October 2017
Friday, 27 October 2017
Details Please join us for the 2017 Charles Walker Memorial Lecture, sponsored by the 2nd Air Division Memorial Trust. This year's speaker is Professor Susan Castillo Street (King's College London): The Dark Side of Paradise: 21st Century Florida Gothic in Carl Hiaasen and Karen Russell. Earlham Hall 0.12, UEA, 3.30pm. All welcome! Hope to see you there. #americanstudies #americanhistory #americanliterature #2ndairdivision #uea #heyuea
Thursday, 26 October 2017
Beyond the Spectacle: Native North American Presence in Britain
Queen Elizabeth II meets members of the Mohegan tribe at Southwark Cathedral in London on November 22, 2006.
She attended a funeral blessing and unveiled a memorial to the young Mohegan chieftain (Sachem) Mohamet Weyonomon,
who died in 1736.
Project website: http://research.kent.ac.uk/beyondthespectacle
Today in 1881: The Gunfight at the OK Corral took place in Tombstone, Arizona - an iconic moment in the history of the West. Wyatt Earp is pictured here - front row, second from left - not long after. #americanhistory #americanstudies #wildwest
Wednesday, 25 October 2017
Today's image: a detail from "Pumpkin Time" (1872), a lithograph from a painting by Benjamin Champney, leader of the White Mountain School. #countdowntohalloween #americanart #americanstudies #autumn🍁 #🎃
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