Kat Hayes

About the Speaker

Kat Hayes is an associate professor in the Anthropology department, affiliate faculty in American Indian Studies, and the current director of the Heritage Studies and Public History graduate program at the University of Minnesota.  Her research ranges from archaeologies of settler colonialism to the investigation of archaeology as a tool of settler colonialism, with publications most recently in the Journal of African Diaspora Archaeology and Heritage, American Indian Quarterly, and the International Journal of Heritage Studies.