Veldon Coburn on Native Identity and Belonging

In Episode 26, we get to hear from Dr. Veldon Coburn, an Anishinabe scholar and professor at the University of Ottawa about his doctoral research on native identity and belonging and the ways in which colonization has impacted our individual and collective identities.

As promised, here are some of the links to his work:
His doctoral thesis:

His latest article for Policy Options:

Note: The information contained in this podcast is not legal, financial or medical advice, nor should it be relied on as such.

(Picture supplied by Veldon Coburn and used with his express permission)

I have also written about Indigenous identity and belonging and the link to my book: Beyond Blood: Rethinking Indigenous Identity can be found here:

My other book, Indigenous Nationhood: Empowering Grassroots Citizens, has several chapters that address these identity issues and can be found at this link:

For those of you who’d like to follow my other work, check out my website:

My Patreon page where you can support my work is at this link: