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Survivance Alliance: Alaska Native Mutual Aid and Sovereignty 1942–1945

Tuesday, April 13 at 3:30pm

Virtual Event

Guest speaker Holly Guise, assistant professor in history at the university of New Mexico, presents “Survivance Alliance: Alaska Native Mutual Aid and Sovereignty 1942–1945.

Live via Zoom:

This is event is cosponsored by the University of Oregon’s Department of History; Indigenous, Race, and Ethnic Studies; and Native American Studies.

About the speaker

Holly Miowak Guise (Iñupiaq) is an Assistant Professor in History at the University of New Mexico. Her manuscript in progress, “World War II and the First Peoples of the Last Frontier: Alaska Native Voices and Wartime Alaska” focuses on gender, Unangax̂ (Aleut) relocation and internment camps, Native activism/resistance, and Indigenous military service during the war.

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