Kimberly Richards

Kimberly Richards
Summer 2016
Kimberly Richards
Edward E. Hildebrand Research Fellowship

Kimberly Richards, Ph.D. Candidate, UC Berkeley Performance Studies, is conducting fieldwork for her dissertation, "Performance in the Landscape of Petroculture: Rethinking Land Ownership, First Nations Activism, and Imperialism in Canada" in Alberta this summer. Her dissertation examines the long history of land claims in Western Canada, and their performed and performative dimensions since Canadian Confederation.