The Wilson Institute’s Visiting Speaker Series presents Lianne C. Leddy
By Wilson Institute for Canadian History
The Wilson Institute’s Visiting Speaker Series
Lianne C. Leddy
Associate Professor, Department of History, Wilfrid Laurier University
Cold War Uranium Mining: New Technologies and Reconciliation in Historical Perspective
Wednesday, 5 April 2023
2:30 p.m. – CNH 607B
Lianne C. Leddy is an associate professor of History at Wilfrid Laurier University and a member of Serpent River First Nation. Leddy’s work examines the gendered experiences of colonialism, the reclamation of Indigenous parenting, Indigenous historical methods, and performance art as an expression of Indigenous feminist thought. She is the author of Serpent River Resurgence: Confronting Uranium at Elliot Lake, which was recently published by University of Toronto Press and her work has appeared in Oral History Forum, Canadian Historical Review, Herizons, and several edited collections.
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