Wasase: Indigenous Pathways of Action and Freedom
Concordia University, Cornell University
James Tully, Arthur Kroker, Shelagh Rogers
Gerald taiaiake alfred resurgence of traditional ways of being
Gerald Taiaiake Alfred is an author, educator and activist, born in Tiohtiá:ke (Montréal) in 1964 and raised in the community of Kahnawake. Alfred is an internationally recognized Kanien’kehaka professor at the University of Victoria (UVic).
- Gerald taiaiake alfred resurgence of traditional ways of being
- Native scholar be taiaiake alfred on indigenous governance
Alfred grew up in Kahnawake and received a B.A. in History from Concordia University, an M.A. and Ph.D. from Cornell University. He served in the US Marine Corps in the 1980s.
Alfred was the founding director of the Indigenous Governance Program (serving from 1999 until 2015) and was awarded a Canada Research Chair 2003–2007, in addition to a National Aboriginal Achievement Award in education.