conference papers presented

2015 Truth, Reconciliation, and ‘Double Settler Denial’ – Gendering the Canada-South Africa Analogy
General Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research (Montreal, QC: 26-29 August)

2013 The Affective Politics of Indigenous Retributivism in Settler States
Annual Conference of the Midwest Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association (St. Louis, MO: 11-13 October)

2013 Reparation as Reallocation – Towards a Theory of Reburdening
Annual Conference of the British Columbia Political Science Association (Vancouver, BC: 2-3 May)

2013 Forgiveness, Unforgiveness, and Transitional Justice Mechanisms in Non-Transitioning Polities
Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for the Study of Practical Ethics (Victoria, BC: 3-5 June)

2013 Rhetorical and Real-World Conflicts over the Human Rights of Indigenous Women
Annual Meeting of the Pacific Northwest Political Science Association (Vancouver, BC: 17-19 October)

2011 Indigenous Food Sovereignty as Decolonization
Annual Conference of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (Sacramento, CA: 19-21 May)

2010 Evolving Peace in the ‘Postcolony’ from Just War Theory
Annual Conference of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (Tucson, AZ: 20-22 May)

2005 Indigenous Rights as an Ethical Imperative in the Theory and Practice of Human Rights
Annual Conference of the Canadian Association for the Study of International Development (London, ON: 3-5 June)

2016

Returning to the Source: Revisiting Arendtian Forgiveness in the Politics of Reconciliation
Canadian Political Science Association Annual Conference (Calgary, AB: 31 May-2 June)

2016

Unforgiveness as Virtue & Strategy: History, Ethics, and the Politics of Irreconciliation in Mini Sota Macoce
Canadian Political Science Association Annual Conference (Calgary, AB: 31 May-2 June)

2015

Truth, Reconciliation, and ‘Double Settler Denial’ – Gendering the Canada-South Africa Analogy
General Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research (Montreal, QC: 26-29 August)

2013

The Affective Politics of Indigenous Retributivism in Settler States
Annual Conference of the Midwest Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association (St. Louis, MO: 11-13 October)

2013

Reparation as Reallocation – Towards a Theory of Reburdening
Annual Conference of the British Columbia Political Science Association (Vancouver, BC: 2-3 May)

2013

Forgiveness, Unforgiveness, and Transitional Justice Mechanisms in Non-Transitioning Polities
Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for the Study of Practical Ethics (Victoria, BC: 3-5 June)

2013

Rhetorical and Real-World Conflicts over the Human Rights of Indigenous Women
Annual Meeting of the Pacific Northwest Political Science Association (Vancouver, BC: 17-19 October)

2011

Indigenous Food Sovereignty as Decolonization
Annual Conference of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (Sacramento, CA: 19-21 May)

2010

Evolving Peace in the ‘Postcolony’ from Just War Theory
Annual Conference of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (Tucson, AZ: 20-22 May)

2005

Indigenous Rights as an Ethical Imperative in the Theory and Practice of Human Rights
Annual Conference of the Canadian Association for the Study of International Development (London, ON: 3-5 June)

conference panels organized

2015 Critical Perspectives on the Politics of Reconciliation and Memory
Annual Conference of the British Columbia Political Science Association (Vancouver, BC: 17-19 October)

2015

Critical Perspectives on the Politics of Reconciliation and Memory
Annual Conference of the British Columbia Political Science Association (Vancouver, BC: 17-19 October)

departmental, campus, and community talks

2015 Assimilating Virtue – The Politics of Irreconciliation in Mni Sota Macoce
University of Victoria IdeaFest (Victoria, BC: 3 March)

2015 (Un)Forgiven – The Confluence of Religious and Civic Virtue in (and through) Reparations Politics
Centre for Studies in Religion & Society: John Albert Hall Lecture Series (Victoria, BC: 26 February)

2014 Asserting Culture against Property – Quechua Law & Epistemic Bridging in the Protection of ‘Plant Genetic Resources’
University of Victoria IdeaFest (Victoria, BC: 6 March)

2016

Settler Colonialism & Reconciliation: Minnesota’s Place in Global History
Brown County Historical Society (New Ulm, MN: 5 May)

2016

The Past as Present: Settler Colonialism and Justice after Genocide
East Side Freedom Library: “What’s in A Name?” Speakers Series (St. Paul, MN: 31 March)
also also presented as a guest lecture in “American Indians in Minnesota” (AMIN1003), University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN: 29 April)

2015

Memory, Affect, and Retributivism after Genocide: Resistance to Forgiveness-Reconciliation in Dakota Homeland
Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies: Holocaust, Genocide, and Mass Violence Workshop Series (Minneapolis, MN: 28 October)

2015

Assimilating Virtue – The Politics of Irreconciliation in Mini Sota Macoce
University of Victoria IdeaFest (Victoria, BC: 3 March)

2015

(Un)Forgiven – The Confluence of Religious and Civic Virtue in (and through) Reparations Politics
Centre for Studies in Religion & Society: John Albert Hall Lecture Series (Victoria, BC: 26 February)

2014

Asserting Culture against Property – Quechua Law & Epistemic Bridging in the Protection of ‘Plant Genetic Resources’
University of Victoria IdeaFest (Victoria, BC: 6 March)

2015 Truth, Reconciliation, and ‘Double Settler Denial’ – Gendering the Canada-South Africa Analogy
General Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research (Montreal, QC: 26-29 August)

2013 The Affective Politics of Indigenous Retributivism in Settler States
Annual Conference of the Midwest Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association (St. Louis, MO: 11-13 October)

2013 Reparation as Reallocation – Towards a Theory of Reburdening
Annual Conference of the British Columbia Political Science Association (Vancouver, BC: 2-3 May)

2013 Forgiveness, Unforgiveness, and Transitional Justice Mechanisms in Non-Transitioning Polities
Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for the Study of Practical Ethics (Victoria, BC: 3-5 June)

2013 Rhetorical and Real-World Conflicts over the Human Rights of Indigenous Women
Annual Meeting of the Pacific Northwest Political Science Association (Vancouver, BC: 17-19 October)

2011 Indigenous Food Sovereignty as Decolonization
Annual Conference of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (Sacramento, CA: 19-21 May)

2010 Evolving Peace in the ‘Postcolony’ from Just War Theory
Annual Conference of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (Tucson, AZ: 20-22 May)

2005
Indigenous Rights as an Ethical Imperative in the Theory and Practice of Human Rights

Annual Conference of the Canadian Association for the Study of International Development (London, ON: 3-5 June)

2015 Critical Perspectives on the Politics of Reconciliation and Memory
Annual Conference of the British Columbia Political Science Association (Vancouver, BC: 17-19 October)

2015 Assimilating Virtue – The Politics of Irreconciliation in Mni Sota Macoce
University of Victoria IdeaFest (Victoria, BC: 3 March)

2015 (Un)Forgiven – The Confluence of Religious and Civic Virtue in (and through) Reparations Politics
Centre for Studies in Religion & Society: John Albert Hall Lecture Series (Victoria, BC: 26 February)

2014 Asserting Culture against Property – Quechua Law & Epistemic Bridging in the Protection of ‘Plant Genetic Resources’
University of Victoria IdeaFest (Victoria, BC: 6 March)