Kris Millett is a 2nd-year PhD student in the Social and Cultural Analysis program at Concordia University in Montréal. His academic research to this point has focused on how race and religious identities, news media representations, state actions and government legislation in Canada intersect and drive the reproduction of socio-economically marginalized groups. He holds a Honours B.A. in Political Science and English from Carleton University, and completed a Master of Arts in Canadian and Indigenous Studies at Trent University in Peterborough in 2014. Prior to graduate studies, Kris enjoyed a career as a professional historical research consultant, and is also a former secondary school English and Drama teacher.