Mélanie Knight, Ryerson University

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Advisor to the Dean of Arts on Blackness and Black Diasporic Education Associate Professor Toronto, Ontario melanie.knight@ryerson.ca Office: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4191

Bio/Research

Dr. Knight’s interests are grounded in Black activism/organizing, Black collective economic initiatives, Black women business owners, and the subtext of race and gender in the discourse of enterprise.

She has participated in a number of SSHRC and community grants and published in a numb...


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Bio/Research

Dr. Knight’s interests are grounded in Black activism/organizing, Black collective economic initiatives, Black women business owners, and the subtext of race and gender in the discourse of enterprise.

She has participated in a number of SSHRC and community grants and published in a number of journals and books. Outside of her work in the academy she collaborates with a number of community organizations that deliver programs and advocate for the health and well‐being of Black Canadians. She also supports organizations that promote Black history and heritage.


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