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Historian and scholar of Native American & Indigenous Studies | Views are my own. Retweets are not endorsements. I brake for #roadsidemarkers

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Rant time. These Indian Wars historians put so much work into hunting down every source for their detailed accounts… https://t.co/Pi7wC0sINC
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10/22
2020
@Jeff__Ostler @NativeAmText Those must have been great conversations! I’m teaching it again for the first time in s… https://t.co/hkS23Zh2syWhen you get to be featured side-by-side with one of your first academic mentors @KathleenADuVal , you have to shar… https://t.co/iyGiAchTp6
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD @NativeAmText I just started teaching Silko’s Gardens in the Dunes and I am thinking about the connections that can… https://t.co/yTwlzjTCuA
10/21
2020
Tribes opposed to the Dakota Access Pipeline once again have asked a federal judge to stop the flow of oil while th… https://t.co/vboHw42M61
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10/20
2020
Pomona College has a 2-year #postdoc in any field in the arts, humanities or social sciences whose research engages… https://t.co/V0lG0Tuil9
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10/18
2020
TT job in Mexican American/Chicanx History! The Department of Humanities at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi in… https://t.co/VjhYFUexca
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDLand grant universities might want to sit out that “how it started... how it’s going now” meme. IJS.
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10/17
2020
The 2019 winner is @Bri_Theobald work "Reproduction on the Reservation Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Colonialism in t… https://t.co/t6MVq8tHef
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDThis year's @C19Americanists meeting has gone virtual, and so has Penn Press! Check out our brand-new, redesigned v… https://t.co/pAjN4MgTeY
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10/16
2020
@adubcovskyj I’m so sorry for your loss 😢
10/14
2020
Congratulations Maurice Crandall and Brianna Theobald! Both THESE PEOPLE HAVE ALWAYS BEEN A REPUBLIC and REPRODUCTI… https://t.co/kNMT71eI7G
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDIn honor of #IndigenousPeoplesDay I put together a list of new books in Native Studies you should already be readin… https://t.co/8X4wrZhS9g
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10/13
2020
Wonderful series! The community of #indigenouslawprofessors is small but mighty: @stacyleeds @DeanKronkWarner Angel… https://t.co/o6HVaaAKIQ
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDAnother great read for #IndigenousPeoplesDay2020. This one by Dr. Elizabeth Ellis (Peoria Tribe of Indians of Okla… https://t.co/XjROLu96Zg
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDCanawaugus, 2020. Rally to protect Haudenosaunee Seneca lands from energy development #IndigenousPeoplesDay https://t.co/UpHIbAPMd1
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10/12
2020
NYPL librarians and curators have selected 20 books that highlight the rich and diverse history of literature by an… https://t.co/5x7XNj6zS6
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDAfter decades of Native women’s work to raise awareness & demand action, we can celebrate two huge steps to address… https://t.co/eNI3uiXhvq
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDDid you know that the AHA keeps a calendar of calls for papers, as well as deadlines for research grants and fellow… https://t.co/kHAfhRpTq7
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD"Listening to Wampanoag Voices: Beyond 1620" exhibition opens tomorrow on #IndigenousPeoplesDay at the… https://t.co/RMjYqGgzEk
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDUNC-Chapel Hill History is hiring a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the History of North American Slavery!… https://t.co/LY7lfME8dm
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDHow many scholarly person hours have been spent undoing the work of copyeditors who have undone our work on just th… https://t.co/aiHyELUZU3
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10/11
2020
It is Indigenous People’s Day on Monday. Please don’t let that day, or the month of November be the only time you p… https://t.co/nWEUVMpPc2
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDasian americanists—please come work with us! https://t.co/sAaYrh7HJK
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10/9
2020
Alarming. Colleges cancel diversity programs in response to Trump order https://t.co/wCkOczDXde
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10/8
2020
Hi #twitterstorians! Working on a history book? Want to pitch it to Yale? Have questions about publishing? I'm hold… https://t.co/0oxtCBTXQS
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD @gindaanis Interesting. Thanks for alerting me. Will look for that commentary. @gindaanis I guess you haven’t been following the takeover of this hashtag over the past several days?Listening to Ross Gay read from his new book, Be Holding, and feeling transported. Don’t miss this, sports fans! 🏀 https://t.co/mvp53tjxCbFree and Open to the Public. October 7, 7:00 pm EST Carrie Williams Clifford and Black Women's Suffrage Activism.… https://t.co/n17YKH3ezh
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDThe US is well practiced in stealing people's children. This is not new. This is usual. This IS the US. https://t.co/ogkKluxXLX
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10/7
2020
Assistant or Associate Professor in Indigenous Environmental Stewardship https://t.co/sh2n13VAvB
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDFannie Lou Hamer was born #OTD in 1917. Hamer committed herself to work as a civil rights activist, playing an impo… https://t.co/Ahky4dCHsc
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDNAISA 2021 Call for Proposals - https://t.co/weI3NfkpTA
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDH-Net Job Guide Tenure-track job for digital historian. Work with an amazing crew in our department, chock full of… https://t.co/Skl3Wk29C5
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10/6
2020
There is a rally scheduled at the site of Canawaugus on the 12th of October. Solar energy is great, but we need no… https://t.co/acf8wK2psN
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10/5
2020
Saying "no" is imperative to your survival as a tenure-track faculty member, especially if you are an under-represe… https://t.co/i5bVg5MMqL
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD @ProvAtlantic I’m so sorry for your loss. Wishing you and your family much comfort and peace.Tenure-track position in colonialism, decolonization, and postcolonial legacies. Historians and anthropologists wit… https://t.co/rrI4GhdLYq
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10/4
2020
Scholar, author and former director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian-New York, Patricia… https://t.co/sVBCBBKzDi
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDBegging for the government to not "study" this but take action for justice for #JoyceEchaquan and her community. Se… https://t.co/aNKOPn6rBn
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDHey, if you are wildly swept up in a new cycle that moves way too fast, like me, you may have missed the fact that… https://t.co/oDiTnq86TT
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD#Job Opening: Tenure-track position in the Department of Modern Languages (Critical Race Studies, Racism, and Black… https://t.co/fezKqvG2aT
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDHey #westorians! This looks like a fantastic theme for this year's @AAIHS meeting. Would love to see some solid dis… https://t.co/3MkSOOJs4a
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDCurious how to cite Indigenous Elders or Knowledge Keepers in a paper? Here is some advice from @Xwi7xwaLibraryhttps://t.co/uqICh0YG92
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDYesterday I hit such a wall. A musing on the merits of stopping instead of always keeping on.… https://t.co/0CUfkIE9es
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10/3
2020
@sweddy65 @cjdenial I use the Zoom whiteboard to check in with students at the beginning of each week. I ask them t… https://t.co/cbs90D98QOThe FordFoundationFellowship seeks to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties by in… https://t.co/ad2cZBieqW
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD!!!! Interdisciplinary cluster hire at @UCSanDiego for 10-12 faculty whose research is focused on racial/ethnic dis… https://t.co/S2zUFKzyrF
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDImportant thread by @Jeff__Ostler demolishing that Spectator essay from last week about the "myth" of stolen Indige… https://t.co/dBI7BWJLLl
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD"Haudenosaunee have a long history of protocol about encounter - greeting and meeting people. How do we move the di… https://t.co/4Ps0xV1suO
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDI haven’t had the right words today. So many of my closest friends have gone through this. Here are some right word… https://t.co/nCIWbQJKUp
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD @geolinguistics @SkaNonhCenter Many thanks for tuning in to our conversation @UBuffalo about Haudenosaunee Geograph… https://t.co/oUWF9JKdYK
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDFriends, media outlets are badly in need of historical info & perspective on a range of critical issues in US & aro… https://t.co/wxbCkvnogB
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD @geolinguistics @SkaNonhCenter Many thanks for tuning in to our conversation @UBuffalo about Haudenosaunee Geograph… https://t.co/oUWF9JKdYK
10/2
2020
Virtual Panel Discussion on the #SullivanClintonCampaign Oct 10, 11am-1pm. Streaming live on @SkaNonhCenter &… https://t.co/jssjNfrnuC
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD @SarahJPurcell ALSO, your historian's impulse to contextualize--no kids, supportive institution--is not relevant to… https://t.co/fuGUkgHPbp
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD @kawulf With so many great programs happening online, sharing dates in tweets seems increasingly important. Gotta d… https://t.co/menITamjlu @kawulf @Duval_Lauren Did I overlook something? From the website it looks like it happened on Sept 22.A great morning exercise to get the mind going AND consider what we are taught (or not) and why. https://t.co/uwkeb8GLAE
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10/1
2020
An interview with @sandylocks - the scholar who knows whereof she speaks on critical race theory. READ this. https://t.co/Qdty0jTRjK
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDThe geography of giving land back: Andrew Curley, @GeogSara Sara Smith, 'Against colonial grounds: Geography on Ind… https://t.co/o9t6zrBDMi
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDHappening TOMORROW 10/1 at 4 pm! "Conversations on Hodinöhsö:ni′ Geographies: Unsettling the Settler State" Regist… https://t.co/NmvPB9augc
9/30
2020
Interested in colonial monuments? 👀 https://t.co/Z4ePEjXbkZThis afternoon: conversation with @ppiccato Mae Ngai @BNofil and yours truly: historical perspectives on Border Pol… https://t.co/JeDkF7khuf
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDState Court Permanently Enjoins Montana Law that Restricted Native Voting Rights https://t.co/6x5icucgfH
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9/29
2020
TOMORROW with @karl_jacoby Mae Ngai @ppiccato & @BNofil. We will discuss histories of borders and immigration, xeno… https://t.co/SoWbed6Mcl
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDI’ve seen some editors from university presses holding “office hours” for prospective authors. @MarkSV @MattBokovoy https://t.co/iMLkT4QfTC🚨🚨 Attention, emerging scholars! Montana The Magazine of Western History has announced the 2021 Emerging Scholar Ar… https://t.co/uOKHdxlhKD
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDThe Department of Political Science at Santa Clara University seeks a diverse pool of applicants for a tenure-track… https://t.co/BFJVvHMUok
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9/28
2020
Decorated WWII veteran Ralph Bowen, 98, recalls the Removal of 1965, when the Kinzua Dam flooded a third of the All… https://t.co/HYNcjXt2v1
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9/27
2020
It’s always good to read Ross Gay’s work https://t.co/IsWQivUwLi
9/26
2020
@VWidgeon So much for the Mayor’s promised “reforms”#Job Opening: Tenure-track Assistant Professorship in modern United States history (post-1876) at Stanford Universi… https://t.co/tLHQQYurQU
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDJUST OUT: My dept—@EnglishEmory—is hiring a TT asst prof in Asian American, Pacific Rim, & Transnational Asian Lite… https://t.co/pYAIXOCXWs
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDI hope to "see" some of you at the Presidential Session on Monuments & Removal, etc. for the @ASALH virtual confere… https://t.co/FE4Ausl0qL
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDHappening now!! #NASI2020 https://t.co/NmuzXdZEj1
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDGood things are happening at @AIISPCornell. Congratulations to Prof. Kurt Jordan and all the good people involved i… https://t.co/vYzADNc2c8Two more #NASI2020 sessions happening today! Excited to share that our last session on "Engaging Digital Archives t… https://t.co/7qlg72NYZL
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDI'm very pleased to share the news of @AmPhilSociety's new grant from @NSF 's Dynamic Language Infrastructure progr… https://t.co/w2JLxVrtrn
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDThat Justice is a blind goddess Is a thing to which we black are wise. Her bandage hides two festering sores That o… https://t.co/rvNQrTcxxu
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD#NativeTwitter an opportunity for digital designers https://t.co/5tKp2vNAhU
9/24
2020
If the state can break down your door and kill you in your home without repercussions, none of us are safe. Acti… https://t.co/I40iuhzMCw
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD"Young people are going to change the language. You can choose to be anxious about it, or you can choose to work wi… https://t.co/4DZ5HCTXb0
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDI'm super excited for the two #NASI2020 panels today: "Indigenous Researchers in Non-Native Archives" (1PM Eastern)… https://t.co/slYRKYLRNc
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9/23
2020
Stealing this for SCOTUS Indian Law Cases. I’ll start: (1) Oliphant v. Suquamish. Held: Brown people don’t put Whit… https://t.co/0q5GgYW2BH
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDEvery single day we see the violence of the state unleashed on peaceful protestors. This is despicable. https://t.co/n6X9tTHVib
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDImagine being a Native student sitting in a college class, and you see graphics like this? Even for the sake of ‘… https://t.co/PIVNCn9mU7
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDCollege grads in the US who major in history & other liberal arts areas "are less inclined to express authoritarian… https://t.co/jt7QrvbOi0
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDIn today’s lecture I gave a shout out to Prof. Matthew Fletcher and @ILPCTurtleTalk. Take a look: https://t.co/OGa2wui9ISThanks to @BettyRbl for giving me the final nudge to put these words on paper! https://t.co/NH91kmOfpj
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhD @Bri_Theobald So happy to see this in print!Why aren't you majoring or double majoring in Native American Studies? If you value NAS and what we bring to the ta… https://t.co/TkGZigrsFb
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9/22
2020
Stoked that To be presenting with @rkmiron at #nasi2020! Register, tune in! Hear us and some amazing people talk ab… https://t.co/FuMDnAx5x6
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDVery grateful to Jennifer O'Neal and Lisa Brooks for sharing their experience and knowledge during the keynote conv… https://t.co/oGwqufaDz4
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDAssistant Professor Position in Global Indigenous Studies at UC Irvine: https://t.co/ASlzH79bCg
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDI learned yesterday that since its debut a few weeks ago, my @NewBooksAfroAm podcast interview with @ProfLMH has be… https://t.co/qypgL0dxhy
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDI’ve been waiting to share my book cover (I took the cover photo on a research trip) until it was available for pre… https://t.co/odx0PLCLSA
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9/21
2020
Duke is hiring in Latinx Studies at the Assistant/Associate Level...come be my colleague! https://t.co/gaub7xw2pS
Retweeted by Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, PhDJoin us 9/29 as Dr. DeLucia explores the Native and colonial settler experience in her #VastEarlyAmerica talk: “A B… https://t.co/N120RHzhtj
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9/18
2020

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