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Kara Thompson

College of William & Mary

Kara Thompson is an assistant professor of English and American studies at the College of William and Mary where she teaches courses in Native American/Indigenous literature, political theory, and queer studies. She has books under contract and forthcoming from Duke University Press and Bloomsbury. Her work has appeared in Tin House, Avidly, The Philosophical Salon, The Atlantic, and Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment.


In 2013, two billboards appeared in Greeley, Colorado, which featured a black-and-white image of three figures, ostensibly Native American men, standing in front of a tipi. One wears a headdress and a breastplate and holds a... [ view full abstract ]


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S8 » Seminar 8: In/Civility (08:00 - Saturday, 24th March, Boardroom East)

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