Decolonizing Science & Technology
The Department of Zoology’s Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion for Trainees (EDIT) will be hosting Dr. Kim TallBear, Professor in the Faculty of Native Studies at the University of Alberta, who will be presenting her talk “Decolonizing Science and Technology”. This will then be followed by a discussion moderated by Professor in First Nations and Indigenous Studies at UBC, Dr. Daniel Justice. Dr. TallBear is the author of “Native American DNA: Tribal Belonging and the False Promise of Genetic Science”. We encourage you to read this book in advance of this event or listen to the podcast, All my relations: Can a DNA test make me Native American.
Date: Sept 16