Leah (she/her)

PhD Student

Leah (she/her) is a half-Kwakwaka’wakw half-settler scholar from Northern Vancouver Island, currently living and studying on the territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, and səlilwətaɬ peoples. She holds a bachelor’s degree in music (UBC) and dual master’s degrees in music (UVic) and in anglophone literatures (UBC). She is currently in the first year of the PhD program in anglophone literatures at the University of British Columbia. Her proposed dissertation research examines the intersections of monster studies with Indigenous story and the ways in which they both complement and complicate one another.