Andrea Smith is Professor and Chair of Ethnic Studies at UC Riverside. She is also a faculty and board member of the North American Institute for Indigenous Theological Studies. She has an MDiv from Union Theological Seminary, a PhD from UC Santa Cruz and a J.D. from UC Irvine. She is the author of Native Americans and the Christian Right, Conquest: Sexual Violence and American Indian Genocide, and Unreconciled: From Racial Reconciliation to Racial Justice in Christian Evangelicalism (Duke). She is co-editor of several volumes including: Otherwise Worlds: Against Settler Colonialism and Anti-Blackness, Native Studies Keywords, and Theorizing Native Studies. She is also the author of 61 peer-reviewed articles.