- Affiliation: Wilfrid Laurier University
Kim Anderson (Cree/Metis) has devoted her career to researching and writing about the health and well-being of Indigenous families. She is the author of A Recognition of Being: Reconstructing Native Womanhood (2000) and Life Stages and Native Women: Memory, Teachings and Story Medicine (2011), and the co-editor, with Bonita Lawrence of Strong Women Stories: Native Vision and Community Survival (2003). She is an Associate Professor teaching Indigenous Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University, Brantford.
Books by Kim Anderson
Indigenous Mothering as Global Resistance
Edited by Kim Anderson, D. Memee Lavell-Harvard
The voices of Indigenous women world-wide have long been silenced by colonial oppression and institutions of patriarchal dominance. Recent generations of powerful Indigenous women have begun speaking out so that their positions of respect within their families and communities might be reclaimed. This volume explores issues surrounding and impacting Indigenous mothering, family and community in a variety of contexts internationally. It addresses diverse subjects, including child welfare, employing… (more information)