CV

  • LECTURES:

  • *Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Fe, NM November 2017

  • *Art Center College of Art & Design, Pasadena: Lecture, July 2019

  • *Smithsonian Museum of the American Indian, Washington DC: Giving Thanks Teacher Workshop November 2019

  • *University of Riverside, NASP Lecture Series with Weshoyot Alvitre 2020

  • *UCLA 30th Annual Thinking Gender Graduate Student Research Conference: “Sexual Violence as

  • Structural Violence: Feminist Visions of Transformative Justice” Keynote opener March 2020

  • *Robert S. Peabody Institute of Archaeology Lecture May 2020

  • *Society of Illustrators, The business of Illustration Lecture June 2020

  • *CUNY Ghostriver Lecture, October 2020

  • *Cambridge University Beyond Expectations: Pasts, Presents, and Futures in Native Art October 2020

  • *PBS Comics Culture, October 2020

  • *CSUN “What’s art got to do with survivance?” November 2020

  • *Society of Black Archaeologists, Indigenous Archaeology Collective, Wenner-Gren

  • Foundation for Anthropological Research, and Cornell Institute of Archaeology and Material

  • Studies, “ Black and Indigenous Storytellers as Counter-History” November 2020

  • *CSULB American Indian studies Lecture, November 2020

  • *Fibershed lecture March 2021

  • *Manitoba Graphic Novel panel March 2021

  • *Pew Lecture Series Lee Francis, Will Fenton April 2021

  • *When Rivers Were Trails lecture April 2021

  • *Autry Historical Imaginations with John Mack Faragher June 2021

  • *Untouchable Artifacts Exhibit 5 Oaks Museum July 2021

  • * GHOSTRIVER Gettysburg lecture October 2021

  • *Tyler School of Art & Design lecture October 2021

  • * Berkeley Carrol School lecture NYC October 2021

  • * CSULB art lecture, November 2021

  • *University San Diego Lecture, November 2021

  • *“Indigenous Futures through Multimedia” UCONN Lecture, April 2022

  • * Marshall McKay Seminar for Empowering Native Knowledge Autry, April 2022

  • EXHIBITIONS:

  • *2016 Native Realities: Superheroes of Past, Present, & Future,

  • form & concept gallery, Sante Fe, NM

  • *2017 Leonardo Di Caprio Foundation annual show & Auction, San Tropez, France

  • *2018 Manifesto: A Moderate Proposal, Pitzer College Art Galleries Claremont, CA

  • *2018 ALL MY RELATIONS ARTS: Bring Her Home, MINNEAPOLIS, MN

  • *2019-2020 Ghostriver: The Fall and Rise of the Conestoga Exhibit, The Library Company,

  • Philadelphia, PA

  • *2021 Tongvaland Project Los Angeles, CA

  • *2021 Native New York Smithsonian NMAI, New York, NY

  • *2021 Five Oaks Museum Untouchable Artifacts

  • *2022 Native Truths: Our Voices, Our Stories FIELD MUSEM, Chicago, IL

  • *2022 Indigenous Women’s Atelier, Self Help Graphics, Los Angeles, CA

  • *2022 Crossing Waters, Catalina Island Museum, Catalina Island, CA

  • AWARDS:

  • 2015 Eisner best anthology “Little Nemo Dream Another Dream”

  • 2018 Prism Award “The Hummingbird Boys” Moonshot Volume 2

  • 2018 American Indian Library Association Award for Best Middle School Book: “Tales of the Mighty

  • Code Talkers” Anthology

  • 2019 INDIECADE Adaptation Award “When Rivers Were Trails.”

  • 2020 American Indian Youth Literature Award - Picture Book Honor “At The Mountains Base”

  • KOKILA

  • 2020 American Library Association Notable Children's Book “At The Mountains Base” KOKILA

  • 2020 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People “At The Mountains Base” KOKILA

  • 2020 Rise: A Feminist Book Project - Top Ten List “At The Mountains Base” KOKILA

  • 2020 Notable Books for a Global Society Award List “At The Mountains Base” KOKILA

  • 2020 Wisconsin State Reading Association Recommendation List “At The Mountains Base”

  • KOKILA

  • 2020 Bank Street's Best Children's Books of the Year “At The Mountains

  • Base” - Poetry

  • 2021 BCCB Blue Ribbon Nonfiction Book Award "Living Ghosts and Mischievous Monsters: Chilling American Indian Stories"

  • 2022 Oklahoma Book Award Winner: Young Adult "Living Ghosts and Mischievous Monsters: Chilling American Indian Stories"

  • 2022 Kirkus Reviews Best Middle-Grade Anthologies of 2021 "Living Ghosts and Mischievous Monsters: Chilling American Indian Stories"

  • 2022 New York Public Library's Best Books for Kids List selection "Living Ghosts and Mischievous Monsters: Chilling American Indian Stories"