Upcoming Events

Currently, CSAW hosts several events aimed at engaging a larger audience in topics relevant to the American West. The most prominent of these events is the Garry L. Nall Lecture Series, which brings noted regional scholars, authors, and artists to WTAMU for free lectures that are open to the public. CSAW offers a variety of events that will appeal to all audiences. To see past events hosted by CSAW, please click here

Fall 2023

  • Forgotten Frontera Lecture with Dr. Valerie Martinez
    • Lecture at the FAC Recital Hall, “Building the Southern Plains: Migrantes and Mexicanidad,” Thursday, Sept. 21, 7 p.m.
      • Cookies and beverages provided 
    • Community Conversation event at Innovation Outpost, 1220 S Polk St, Amarillo, TX
      • Wednesday Sept. 20, 6:30 p.m.
      • Reception to begin at 5:30, catering provided
    • See our Forgotten Frontera page for more information!
  • Bonney MacDonald Award for Best Western Book Event
    • More information to come!
  • Garry L. Nall Lecture in Western Studies with Dan Flores
    • Lecture at JBK Legacy Hall, "Wild New World," Thursday, Nov. 2, 7 p.m.
    • More information to come!

Spring 2024

  • Garry L. Nall Lecture in Western Studies with George Saunders
    • Lecture, Thursday April 4, JBK Legacy Hall, 7 p.m.
    • Reception to begin at 6 p.m.