Katherine Morton Richards

Assistant Professor

Office: BAC 306
Phone: (902) 585-1257 
Email:  katherine.mortonrichards@acadiau.ca

Student Hours (Fall 2022)


BA (UVic), MA (MUN), PhD (MUN)

Research/Teaching Interests

  • settler colonialism
  • colonial violence
  • social theory
  • sociology of culture
  • memorial and cultural heritage
  • gender and sexuality
  • gendered violence
  • race, ethnicity, and identity
  • social justice
  • power, law, and settler colonial societies

Teaching (2022-23)

Fall 2022
SOCI 2033-FA01 Writing in the Social Sciences
SOCI 2123-FA01 Ethnic & Race Relations
SOCI 4413-FA01 Class, Gender, Indigeneity, Race

Winter 2023
SOCI 2033-WI01 Writing in the Social Sciences
SOCI 3793-WI01 Violence