Ty Bryant, a citizen of We Wai Kai First Nation from Vancouver, BC, is an Anthropology MA student at Simon Fraser University. He completed his Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (First Class with Distinction) at Simon Fraser University. Ty’s upcoming MA thesis, under the guidance of Dr. Michael Hathaway, “Making a Home in Vancouver: Taiwanese Reckonings with Settler Colonialism,” will examine the unique settlerhood, identities, and home-making processes of the Taiwanese diaspora on unceded territories. 

Ty’s research interests include settler colonialism; diaspora studies; identity formation; home-making and belonging; and Indigenous-Asian relationalities.