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"Decolonial Love: Centering Resurgent Indigenous Nationhood."

LEANNE BETASAMOSAKE SIMPSON is a writer, scholar, storyteller, musician and activist of Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg ancestry and is a member of Alderville First Nation...

Jan 29, 2016

She holds a PhD from the University of Manitoba and has lectured at universities across Canada. Leanne is currently faculty at the Dechinta Centre for Research and Learning in Denendeh (NWT) and a Visiting Scholar in Indigenous Studies at McGill University. Her books include Dancing on Our Turtle’s Back, The Gift Is in the Making, Islands of Decolonial Love, Lighting the Eighth Fire (editor), This Is An Honour Song (editor with Kiera Ladner) and The Winter We Danced: Voices from the Past, the Future and the Idle No More Movement (Kino-nda-niimi editorial collective).