Network in Canadian History & Environment | Nouvelle initiative Canadienne en histoire de l'environnement
Dr. Katie Hemsworth is a settler scholar and current postdoctoral fellow at the Centre for Understanding Semi-Peripheries (CUSP) at Nipissing University, situated on the traditional territory of the Anishinaabeg and within lands protected by the Robinson Huron Treaty of 1850. She collaborates on several community-based projects through a partnership with Dokis and Nipissing First Nations, museums, and northern Ontario universities. Her postdoctoral work, “Sonic historical geographies: Listening for soundprints and echoes of the past,” explores sonic imaginations of past environments, with a focus on listening and de/colonization. She has a PhD in Human Geography from Queen's University.