About the Author

Julian Reid

E-Mail: reidjulian@gmail.com

Website: https://ulapland.academia.edu/JulianReid

Julian Reid is Chair and Professor of International Relations at the University of Lapland, Finland. He is the author of several books including, most recently, The Neoliberal Subject: Resilience, Adaptation and Vulnerability (written with David Chandler). He is currently Principal Investigator of the Finnish Academy funded research project, Indigeneity in Waiting (2016–2020).

Contributions by Author: Julian Reid

Reclaiming Possession

A Critique of the Discourse of Dispossession in Indigenous Studies

Indigeneity is more or less universally defined by claims concerning the experience of dispossession of land and culture, and indigenous critique is defined by a range of different claims concerning how this condition of dispossession can best be responded to, by indigenous peoples themselves, as well as by anyone concerned with the present plights of indigenous peoples. There are, of course, multiple differences between indigenous peoples, […]