An Indigenous Feminist Commemoration of Canada 150

March 8, 2017

Kim Anderson

Dr. Kim Anderson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Indigenous Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University. Her popular book, A Recognition of Being: Reconstructing Native Womanhood (Sumach/CSPI, 2000), is currently under development for a second edition. She is also the co-author of Strong Women Stories: Native Vision and Community Survival (with Bonita Lawrence, Sumach Press, 2003). Anderson has published over thirty book chapters and journals articles; her research interests lie in the areas of health and well-being of Indigenous families, gender and Indigenous peoples, community-based Indigenous research, oral history and Indigenous knowledge translation, and Indigenous environmental knowledge. She is currently the Principal Investigator on a SSHRC Partnership Development Grant entitled “Biidwewidam Indigenous Masculinities."