Nick Estes: Climate Change, US Imperialism, and Indigenous Resistance
The first of two lectures by Nick Estes on "Rebellion or Extinction" hosted by the Havens Wright Center for Social Justice.
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Nick Estes is a citizen of the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe. He is an Assistant Professor in the American Studies Department at the University of New Mexico. In 2014, he co-founded The Red Nation, an Indigenous resistance organization. For 2017-2018, Estes was the American Democracy Fellow at the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History at Harvard University. His research engages colonialism and global Indigenous histories, with a focus on decolonization, oral history, U.S. imperialism.