Courses

Our courses explore Native American ways of living, understanding the world, and organizing their societies; they also examine the impact of invasion and colonization on Indian America, and the intersection of Indian and European histories and systems of knowledge. To view a full list of the courses for 2019-2020, click here.

 

Course Details

For brief descriptions of courses and scheduled instructors, please consult the official Dartmouth Course Descriptions and Requirements published by the Office of the Registrar.  For detailed information about the terms and times that courses will be offered, the most reliable source is the Timetables page on the Registrar's site.

Fall 2019

  • NAS 08: Perspectives in Native American Studies — Palmer (10)
  • NAS 11: Ancient Native Americans (Identical to ANTH 11)—Kitchel (11)
  • NAS 13: Feast and Forest: *One weekend overnight trip to tribal community, (required) Other, field lab, M 3:30-6:25 p.m./classroom Th 4:30-6:20 p.m.—Reo (3A)
  • NAS 14: The Invasion of America: American Indian History pre-contact to 1830 (HIST 14) — Calloway (11)
  • NAS 18: Indigenous Environmental Studies (ENVS 18) — Reo (2A)
  • NAS 25: Indian Country Today — Henry (10A)
  • NAS 30.19: Indigistory—Dartmouth and Beyond: Digital Storytelling in American Indian Communities and Contexts — Henry (2A)
  • NAS 30.2: Contemporary Native American Art — Evans/Amber Dawn (Off Campus Program)
  • NAS 30.3: Native American Law and Literature — Duthu (Off Campus Program)
  • NAS 42: Gender Topics in Native American Life (WGSS 40) — Palmer (2)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) — Chair (Arrange)

Winter 2020

 

  • NAS 16: 20th Century Native American History (HIST 39) — Crandall (10)
  • NAS 22: Native American Lives — Palmer (10)
  • NAS 31: Indians in American Literature—Taylor (10A)
  • NAS 47: Contemporary Native American Poetry (ENGL 53) — Palmer (2)
  • NAS 56: Indigenous North American Borderlands (HIST 38.04)—Crandall (11)
  • NAS 81.03: Pen and Ink Witchcraft: Native American History in Treaties (HIST 96.5) — Calloway (2A)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) — Chair (Arrange)

Spring 2020

  • NAS 08: Perspective in Native American Studies — Palmer (10)
  • NAS 28: Native Americans and Sports — Crandall (12)
  • NAS 30: Anthropocene Fiction (ENGL ?)—Taylor (10)
  • NAS 33: Native American Art — Powell (2A)
  • NAS 35: Native American Literature (ENGL 32) — Taylor (11)
  • NAS 51: Pan-Indianism in American History (HIST 38.03) — Crandall (11)
  • NAS 80.01: Advanced Seminar — Bear Clan Texts: Reading the Lines Between Animal and Human — Palmer (10A)
  • NAS 85,86,87: Independent Study, Research, Honors (permission required) — Chair (Arrange)