Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 7:30pm EST
CASES Atrium, Lakehead University
Dr. Kim Anderson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition at the University of Guelph.
As an Indigenous (Métis) scholar, she has spent her career working to improve the health and well-being of Indigenous families in Canada. Much of her re- search is community partnered and has involved gender and Indigeneity, urban Indigenous knowledge, Indigenous masculinities, and Indigenous feminism.
Her single-authored books include A Recognition of Being: Reconstructing Native Womanhood (2nd Edition, Canadian Scholars, 2016) and Life Stages and Native Women: Memory, Teachings and Story Medicine (University of Manitoba Press, 2011).
Recent co-edited books include Indigenous Men and Masculinities: Legacies, Identities, Regeneration (with Robert Alexander Innes, University of Manitoba Press, 2015), and Mothers of the Nations: Indigenous Mothering as Global Resistance, Re- claiming and Recovery (with Dawn Lavell-Harvard, 2014).