Trust Me—It’s Privilege

Trust: confidence, hope, certainty, positivity, conviction, certitude, faith, sureness

Lisa Kemmerer

Lisa Kemmerer

Mango leaps up and runs when I inadvertently touch him during the night. His eyes pop open when I sneeze, his earthy eyes filled with terror. Continue Reading ›

The Complex Truths of Oil Politics

Omolade Adunbi

Omolade Adunbi

When I started graduate school at Yale in the early 2000s, Nigeria, my home country, had just transitioned from many years of military dictatorship to a democracy. Continue Reading ›

Landscapes of Identity: Memory, Spaces and Things

Joan Coutu

Joan Coutu

Coming from French-Canadian stock with a good dash of Scots and Irish, I am a legacy of Canada’s two imperial traditions. Continue Reading ›