Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

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Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
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Born (1938-09-10) September 10, 1938 (age 83)
San Antonio, Texas, U.S.
OccupationLecturer, writer
  • Feminism
  • Native-American rights
Notable works
  • An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States (book)

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz (born September 10, 1938) is an American indigenous rights activist, feminist writer, and historian. She is known for her 1977 book The Great Sioux Nation.

She is Professor Emerita of Ethnic Studies at California State University, Hayward. Since retiring from university teaching,[1] she has been lecturing widely and writing.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Analyzing the Occupy Wall Street Movements With Roberto Lovato and Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz". CSU East Bay. November 29, 2011. Retrieved 2018-04-28. Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz is a long-time activist and author ... professor emeritus in the Department of Ethnic Studies at California State University East Bay in Hayward, California