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Kelsey, Penelope M. Professor

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Research

research overview

  • Professor Kelsey’s research interests, as represented by her publications, include: Tribal Theory in Native American Literature: Dakota and Haudenosaunee Writing and Indigenous Worldviews (University of Nebraska Press, 2008), Strawberries in Brooklyn: Maurice Kenny Considered (SUNY Press, 2011), and Reading the Wampum, which focuses on Haudenosaunee visual culture and narrative from a Haudenosaunee Studies perspective. Topics include: the reformulation of Haudenosaunee knowledge via wampum tropes in James Stevens' and Eric Gansworth's writing; the condolence ceremony and cultural regeneration in Mohawk director Shelley Niro's films; and the contestation of Iroquois national identity and territories in Tracey Deer's Club Native (2008).

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  • Native American Literature, Native American Film, Native American Visual Traditions, Native American Writing Systems, Native American Epistemologies, Native American Languages, Comparative Indigenous Studies, US Ethnic Literatures, Ethnicity and Disability, Multiracial Representations, Indigenous Feminisms, Tribal Feminisms, Red Feminism, Visuality Theory

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Teaching

courses taught

  • ENGL 4717 Native American and Indigenous Studies Capstone Seminar (Spring 2019)
  • ENGL 6949 Master's Degree Candidate (Spring 2019)
  • ENGL 6959 Master's Thesis (Spring 2019)
  • ENGL 8999 Doctoral Dissertation (Spring 2019)
  • ENGL 3226 Folklore (Fall 2018)
  • ENGL 3377 Multicultural Literature (Fall 2018)
  • ENGL 4850 Independent Study---Upper Division (Fall 2018)
  • ENGL 5849 Independent Study (Graduate Level 1) (Fall 2018)
  • ENGL 6949 Master's Degree Candidate (Fall 2018)
  • ENGL 6959 Master's Thesis (Fall 2018)
  • ENGL 8999 Doctoral Dissertation (Fall 2018)
  • ENGL 6949 Master's Degree Candidate (Spring 2018)
  • ENGL 6959 Master's Thesis (Spring 2018)
  • ENGL 8999 Doctoral Dissertation (Spring 2018)
  • ENGL 3377 Multicultural Literature (Spring 2018)

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