October 22, 2018
12:00pm to 2:00pm

UCLA Student Activity Center

Conference rooms 2&3 (basement level)

Nora Pulskamp

Dr. Cutcha Risling Baldy is an Assistant Professor of Native American Studies at Humboldt State University.  Her research is focused on Indigenous feminisms, California Indians and decolonization. She received her Ph.D. in Native American Studies with a Designated Emphasis in Feminist Theory and Research from the University of California, Davis and her M.F.A. in Creative Writing and Literacy Research from San Diego State University.  She also has her B.A. in Psychology from Stanford University.  She is a 2011 Ford Foundation Pre-doctoral Fellow and an American Indian Graduate Center Fellow. She has published in the Ecological Processes Journal, the Wicazo Sa Review, and the Decolonization: Indigeneity, Education and Society journal.  She has also published creative writing in the As/Us journal and News from Native California.  She is also the author of a popular blog that explores issues of social justice, history and California Indian politics and culture.  

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Cutcha Risling Baldy will be signing copies of her book which will be available for purchase.  All proceeds will benefit the Native Women's Collective.  For more information please visit 

Sponsored by:
American Indian Studies Interdepartmental Program
American Indian Studies Center
Department of Gender Studies