HTNM Video Now Online: Kim Tallbear

04 Dec, 2021

HTNM Video Now Online: Kim Tallbear

You can now watch the amazing lecture from our History and Theory of New Media lecture series with Dr. Kim Tallbear in conversation with Marcelo Garzo Montalvo as part of our Indigenous Technologies Initiative!

Kim TallBear (Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate) (she/her) is Professor and Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Peoples, Technoscience and Environment, Faculty of Native Studies, University of Alberta. She is the author of Native American DNA: Tribal Belonging and the False Promise of Genetic Science. In addition to studying the genome sciences disruptions to Indigenous self-definitions, Dr. TallBear studies colonial disruptions to Indigenous sexual relations. She is a regular panelist on the weekly podcast, Media Indigena. You can follow her research group at She tweets @KimTallBear.Presented with Berkeley Arts + Design, co-sponsored by the Arts Research Center and The American Indian Graduate Program.

Check it out below!