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Celebrating Recent Work by Ryan Carr

New Books in the Arts and Sciences

February 14, 2024

This New Books Series event honored the publication Samson Occom: Radical Hospitality in the Native Northeast by Ryan Carr. In this groundbreaking book, Ryan Carr argues that Occom’s writings were deeply rooted in Indigenous traditions of hospitality, diplomacy, and openness to strangers.

Professor Carr was joined by panelists Amy Besaw Medford, Matthew Engelke, Dustin Stewart, and Hilary Wyss.