Daniel Heath Justice Collection
Daniel Heath Justice is a Colorado-born citizen of the Cherokee Nation and Professor of Critical Indigenous Studies and English Language and Literatures. He received his B.A. from the University of Northern Colorado and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Before coming to UBC in 2012, he spent ten years as a faculty member in the Department of English at the University of Toronto in Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe territory, where he was also an affiliate of the Aboriginal Studies Program.
Daniel’s work in Indigenous literary studies takes up questions and issues of kinship, belonging, sexuality, personhood, and nationhood, with increasing attention to the intersections between Indigenous literatures, speculative fiction, and other-than-human peoples.
Bio and photo credit from University of British Columbia.