Earthworks and Indigenous Return

Chadwick Allen, who is of Chickasaw ancestry, is a professor of English, co-director of the Center for American Indian and Indigenous Studies, and associate vice provost for faculty advancement at the University of Washington. Author of Trans-Indigenous: Methodologies for Global Native Literary Studies (University of Minnesota Press, 2012) and Blood Narrative: Indigenous Identity in American Indian and Maori Literary and Activist Texts (Duke University Press, 2002), he is a former editor of Studies in American Indian Literatures and a past president of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association.