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Mark My Words - Book Event

ASE Commons (Coordinated by Macarena Gómez-Barris, Maria Elena Martinez, Treva Ellison and Jujuana Preston)

A Series on Race, Power, and Critical Thought whose aim is to highlight the research of American Studies & Ethnicity (ASE) core and affiliated faculty and graduate students, and to build community through sustained conversations and workshops.

Speaker: Mishuana Goeman (UCLA)

In Mark My Words: Native Women (Re)mapping OurNations (University of Minnesota Press, 2013) Mishuana Goeman looks at how the cultural and literary productions of Native women in particular offer new opportunities for building alliances and forms of belonging that disrupt settler colonialism and gender violence.

Goeman is Vice Chair and Associate Professor of Gender Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Sponsored by ASE Indigeneity and Decolonial Research Cluster