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Alex Jimerson

Graduate Student at NYU for Food Studies Program


Alex Jimerson is Haudenosaunee, belonging to the Wolf clan of the Seneca Nation. He was raised on the Allegany and Cattaraugus Territories. Alex holds a B.S in Public Health from Syracuse University. He lives in Brooklyn, NY and is currently attending graduate school at New York University Steinhardt Department of Food Studies. His academic focus is on Indigenous Peoples gift-economy and food-cultures, specifically hunting methods and perspectives. Alex is committed to engaging with historical and contemporary indigenous discourse surrounding identity, relationship to land, culture, and language