Netherlands American Studies Association

NASA Board Member Launched a New Project and Website

Maarten Zwiers, a member of our board and an assistant professor of US history at Groningen University has been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie by the European Research Council. His three-year project, called Race Land, examines the environmental impact of white supremacist politics on the US South. Environmental justice and systemic racial segregation are at the center of Maarten’s research. More info about this project can be found on its dedicated webpage: