Syracuse University School of Architecture Dean Michael Speaks offers his thoughts on the passing of I.M. Pei at the age of 102. I.M. Pei was one of the most important architects of the second half of the Twentieth Century. Significantly,…
Member of Kahnawake Mohawks to lecture at SU
Member of Kahnawake Mohawks to lecture at SUFebruary 24, 2004Nicci Brownnicbrown@syr.edu
Audra Simpson, a fellow at Cornell University, will lecture at Syracuse University’s College of Law, Feb. 26 at 4 p.m. in Room 104 of MacNaughton Hall, with a reception following in the Heritage Alumni Lounge of White Hall. Titled “The Racialized Life of Treaty: Mohawk Border Crossing, the International Boundary Line and Narratives of Citizenships Colliding,” the free, public lecture will examine the cultural contours of citizenship and nationhood among Kahnawake Mohawks.
Simpson holds a Ph.D. in anthropology from McGill University and has been published in several journals, including “Political Theory and the Rights of Indigenous Peoples” and “IroquoisART: Contemporary Visual Expressions of Native American Artists.”