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Talk by Karen Ordahl Kupperman – Double Agents in Early Jamestown

August 31 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


On August 31, 2017, New York University Silver Professor of History (Emerita) Karen Ordahl Kupperman will deliver a talk entitled, “Double Agents in Early Jamestown: Pocahontas, Thomas Savage, Henry Spelman, and Robert Poole.” The talk will be open to the public and will be held at 4pm in Gorgas Library, room 205. Kupperman has authored seven books including: Indians and English: Facing Off in Early America which won the American Historical Association’s Prize in Atlantic History, and Providence Island, 1630-1641: The Other Puritan Colony, which was awarded the AHA’s Albert J. Beveridge Award for the year’s best book in American History. She has also been the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Mellon Foundation, the Rockerfeller Foundation, Harvard University, the American Antiquarian Society, and the Huntington Library. 




August 31
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


Jenny Shaw


Gorgas Library 205
711 Capstone Dr
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 United States