Aileen Moreton-Robinson is a Goenpul woman from Quandamooka First Nation in Queensland, Australia. She is a professor of Indigenous studies and director of the National Indigenous Research and Knowledges Network atQueensland University of Technology. She is the author or editor of several works, including The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty.
"[This book] is distinguished by the questions it raises and debate it provokes about the imperative of decolonization. Indeed it pushes beyond that imperative, marking the ontological, intellectual/cultural/linguistic, spatial (and empirical) terrain in which that world exists and its fundamental relationships are reproduced."--Amy Den Ouden, author of Beyond Conquest: Native Peoples and the Struggle for History in New England
"[Critical Indigenous Studies] poses uneasy yet important
questions and challenges for indigenous scholars and our
communities to grapple with as we move onward."--American Indian
Culture and Research Journal