Friday, February 7, 2:30pm in Schwartz 103
Adrienne J. Keene, Assistant Professor of American Studies at Brown University
Adrienne Keene is a citizen of the Cherokee Nation and an Assistant Professor of American Studies and Ethnic Studies at Brown University. Her research areas include college access, transition, and persistence for American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Students, including the role of pre-college access programs in student success. Additionally, she examines representations of Native peoples in popular culture, Native cultural appropriation in fashion and design, and the ways that Indigenous peoples are using the internet, social media, and new media to challenge misrepresentations and create new and innovative spaces for art and activism. She is the longtime author of the blog Native Appropriations (nativeappropriations.com), and the co-host of the podcast All My Relations.
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