The Department of American Studies is proud to host two scholarly journals:


Journal of the Native American and
Indigenous Studies Association

American Studies journal
A quarterly interdisciplinary journal sponsored by the Mid-America American Studies Association and the University of Kansas
Women, Gender, and Families of Color Journal
A multi-disciplinary journal that centers on the study of Black, Latino/a, Indigenous, and Asian American women, gender, and families.








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Hall Center Humanities Lecture Series

A forum for interdisciplinary dialogue between renowned speakers, the university and the surrounding communities.
Schedule of Lectures


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