Mission:

Indigenous Science, Technology, and Society (Indigenous STS) is an international research and teaching hub, housed at the University of Alberta, for the bourgeoning sub-field of Indigenous STS. Our mission is two-fold: 1) To build Indigenous scientific literacy by training graduate students, postdoctoral, and community fellows to grapple expertly with techno-scientific projects and topics that affect their territories, peoples, economies, and institutions; and 2) To produce research and public intellectual outputs with the goal to inform national, global, and Indigenous thought and policymaking related to science and technology. Indigenous STS is committed to building and supporting techno-scientific projects and ways of thinking that promote Indigenous self-determination.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Speakers explore feminisms, there’s more than one, at upcoming panel discussion

Home/Kim TallBear, Media/Speakers explore feminisms, there’s more than one, at upcoming panel discussion
Full Article

Speakers explore feminisms, there's more than one, at upcoming panel discussion

CBC News Posted: Mar 13, 2016 9:00 AM CT

An engaging discussion is anticipated Tuesday, at Station 20 West in Saskatoon, when three Indigenous scholars — Kim TallBear, Audra Simpson and Kim Anderson — will be sharing insights on feminism.

The event, Indigenous Feminisms Power Panel, references feminism in the plural.

“Even within those of us who really identified as Indigenous feminists, there are really different histories or genealogies of how we got to here,” TallBear, an associate professor in the faculty of native studies at the University of Alberta, explained. “And that’s in addition to how it might be seen as different from white women’s feminism.”

TallBear noted that the examination of the topic has evolved over the last 30 years as Indigenous women have considered their roles and how they are defined.

.

.

.

Full Article
By | 2017-10-01T22:10:38+00:00 March 13th, 2016|Categories: Kim TallBear, Media|0 Comments

About the Author:

For inquiries and concerns of the posts and blogs, please email me at indigenous.sts@ualberta.ca

Leave A Comment