Explore the gendered nature of colonization and genocide in Canada, with particular reference to the histories of Indigenous women, girls, Two-Spirited and transgendered people. Drawing on the testimonies shared during the National Inquiry into Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls, as well as traditional stories from Metis, Inuit and First Nations communities, Dr. Karine Duhamel explains the varied traditional roles of women in community, the particular gendered effects of so-called “blind” policies historically, and contemporary impacts on the safety and security of Indigenous individuals and families today.
- Report: Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls
- Reading: Capturing Women: The Manipulation of Cultural Imagery in Canada's Prarie West
- Website: National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Publications
- Reading: No News Isn't Always Good News: Media Representation of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women in Canada
- Website: Jaime Black, Redress Project
- Webinar: The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls
- Blog: Facing Canada: A Facing History Community Blog