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Robyn Bourgeois

Activist, Academic, Teacher

Robyn Bourgeois is a Cree activist, academic, author, and adult educator. She holds a Ph.D in Social Justice Education from the University of Toronto, where her research examined violence against indigenous women and girls and indigenous women's leadership in confronting this violence. Robyn's writing has been published in the UCLA Law Review, Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, and Canadian Women Studies, and she is currently working on a book based on her doctoral research. Robyn currently teaches in the Indigenous Women in Community Leadership program at the Coady International Institute of St. Francis Xavier University on unceded Mi'kmaq territory in Antigonish, NS.