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Special Issues

Wiebe, Sarah Marie, Laurence Butet-Roch and Kauwila Mahi, eds (2021). Journal of Environmental Media

             Currents of crisis: Emergent life beyond the climate emergency across the Pacific. Vol. 2(1).

Fisher, Josh, Mary Mostafanezhad, Alex Nading and Sarah Marie Wiebe, eds (2021). Environment and Society: 

             Cultivating Ecological Practices for Troubled Times. Special Issue on Pollution and Toxicity. Vol 12(1).

Authored Articles

Levac, Leah, Alana Cattapan, Tobin LeBlanc Haley, Laura Pin, Ethel Tungohan, Sarah Marie Wiebe., “Better

              Together: Disrupting Power and Transforming Public Policy with Engaged Scholarship”, Policy & Politics,

              May 2022.  

Wiebe, Sarah Marie (2021). "Sensing Empire at Sea: SONAR, Kanaloa, and Indigenous Marine

             Sovereignty", Special Issue on "Sounds of the Anthropocene", Sensate

Wiebe, Sarah Marie (2020). “Crisis Atmospheres: Sensing Life on Alert, A Visceral Response to Tim Luke’s 

            Anthropocene Alerts”, New Political Science. 42(4): 602-610.


George, Rachel Yacaaʔał and Sarah Marie Wiebe (2020). “Fluid Decolonial Futures: Water as Life, Ocean 

            Citizenship and Seascape Relationality, New Political Science. 42(4): 498-520.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie, Erynne M. Gilpin and Laurence Butet-Roch (2020). “Reimagining Attawapiskat: 

            Indigenous youth voices, community engagement and mixed media storytelling”, Journal of Environmental              Media. 1(2): 145-166.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie and Max Ritts (2021). “The Story of Wānanalua: Stranded whales and contested marine 

            sovereignties in Hawaiʻi”, Environment and Space Planning E: Nature and Space. 4(2): 317-336.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie (2019). “Sensing Policy: Engaging Affected Communities at the Intersections of

Environmental Justice and Decolonial Futures”, Politics, Groups and Identities. 8(1): 181-193.


Wiebe, Sarah Marie  (2019). “ʻJust’ Stories or “Just Stories?: Mixed Media Storytelling as a Prism for

Environmental Justice and Decolonial Futures”, Engaged Scholar Journal. 5(2): 19-35.


Wiebe, Sarah Marie et al. (2017), “Traveling Together? Navigating the Practice of Collaborative Engagement

         in Coast Salish Communities”, Engaged Scholar Journal. 2(1): 125-144.

Bagelman, J. and S. M. Wiebe (2017). "Intimacies of global toxins: exposure and resistance in Chemical

         Valley", Political Geography. 60(76-85).

Wiebe, Sarah Marie (2016). “Guardians of the Environment in Canada’s Chemical Valley”, Citizenship Studies.

         20(1): 18-33.


Wiebe, Sarah Marie (2015). “Decolonizing Engagement? Creating a Sense of Community through Collaborative

         Filmmaking”, Studies in Social Justice, special issue on “Scholarship and Activism”. 9(2): 244-257.


Wiebe, Sarah (2009). “Producing Bodies and Borders: A Review of Immigrant Medical Examinations in Canada”,

           Surveillance and Society. Vol. 6(2): 128-141.


Blog Posts

Maile, Uahikea and Sarah Marie Wiebe, "When a State of Emergency is Declared, We should All be     

            Alarmed" AbolitionSeptember 27th, 2019.



Wiebe, Sarah Marie. Life against States of Emergency: Revitalizing Treaty Relations from Attawapiskat.

           Vancouver: UBC Press, 2023.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie Wiebe and Leah Levac, eds. Creating Spaces of Engagement: Policy Justice and the Practical

            Craft of Deliberative Democracy. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2020.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie and Jennifer Lawrence, eds. Biopolitical Disaster, Routledge, Interventions series (2017).

Wiebe, Sarah Marie. Everyday Exposure: Indigenous Mobilization and Environmental Justice in Canada's

Chemical Valley. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2016. Recipient of the Charles Taylor Book Award, 2017.

Book Chapters


Lawrence, Jennifer, Emily Ray and Sarah Marie Wiebe, “Critical Ecofeminism: A Feminist  Environmental     
             Research Network (FERN) for Collaborative and Relational Praxis,” pp. 195-222, The Palgrave Handbook                 of Environmental Politics and Theory, edited by Joel Kassiola and  

             Timothy W. Luke, Palgrave Macmillan, 2023. 

Wiebe, Sarah Marie. “Vibrant Seascapes, Storied Lives: Environmental Reproductive Justice Across the

             Pacific”, pp. 281-303, in Turbulent Times, Transformation Possibilities? Gender and Politics Today and      

              Tomorrow, F. MacDonald & A. Dobrowolsky, eds. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2020.


Wiebe, Sarah Marie, “Hearing or Listening? Pipeline Politics and the Art of Engagement in British

              Columbia”, pp. 579-599, in Bringing Intersectionality to Policy, Julia Jordan-Zachary and Olena   

              Hankivsky, eds. Palgrave-Macmillan, 2019.


Wiebe, Sarah Marie, “Decolonizing research through documentary film? Indigenous environmental justice

              and community-engagement in Canada - lessons from the field”, chapter in Ethics in participatory     

              research for health and social well-being, Sarah Banks and Mary Brydon-Miller, eds. Routledge, 2018.

Gilpin, Erynne M. & Sarah Marie Wiebe (2018). “Embodied Governance: Community Health, Indigenous

Self-Determination and Birth Practices”, pp. 127-150, in Bearing the Weight of the World: Exploring Maternal Embodiment, A. Einion & J. Rinaldi, eds. Bradford: Demeter Press, 2018.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie (2018). “Toxic Matters: Vital and Material Struggles for Environmental Reproductive Justice”,

pp. 313-333, Abortion: History, Politics, and Reproductive Justice after Morgentaler edited by S. Stettner, K. Burnett & T. Hay, eds. Vancouver: UBC Press.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie (2014). “Beyond Biopolitics? Ecologies of Indigenous Citizenship”, pp. 535- 544, The

 Routledge Handbook of Global Citizenship Studies, P. Nyers & E. Isin, eds. New York: Routledge.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie and Erin Marie Konsmo (2014). “Indigenous Body as Contaminated Site? Examining

 Reproductive Justice in Aamjiwnaang”, pp. 325-358, Fertile Ground: Reproduction in Canada, F. Scala & S.

 Paterson, eds. McGill-Queen’s University Press.

Orsini, Michael and Sarah Wiebe (2014). “Between Hope and Fear: Comparing the Emotional Landscapes of

Autism and Autistic Activism in Canada and the U.S”, pp. 147-167, Comparing Canada: Citizens, Government  and Policy, L. Turgeon, M. Papillon, S. White & J. Wallner, eds. Vancouver: UBC Press.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie (2012), “Affective Terrain: Approaching the Field in Aamjiwnaang”, pp. 158-161, Research

Methods in Critical Security Studies: An Introduction, M. Salter & C. Mutlu, eds. New York: Routledge.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie (2012). “Bodies on the Line: (In)Security and Everyday Life in Aamjiwnaang”, pp. 215-236,

Natural Resources and Social Conflict: Towards Critical Environmental Security, M. Schnurr & L. Swatuk,

 eds. Palgrave MacMillan.

Wiebe, Sarah Marie (2012). “Shit Ecology: Confronting the Body Boundary”, Les Cahiers de l’idiotie, D. Giroux & S.

Mussi, eds. No. 5: 251-269.



Wiebe, Sarah (Trans). Rocher, François and Marie-Christine Gilbert (2010). “(Re)Federalizing Canada: Refocusing

the Debate on Decentralization”, in Gilles Paquet and Ruth Hubbard, The Case for Decentralization. Ottawa:

University of Ottawa Press.


Wiebe, Sarah (Trans). Rocher, François (2010). Introductions to Chapters 2, and 4: “Representative Democracy”

and “Federalism, Constitutionalism and Intergovernmentalism”, in Essential Readings in Canadian Government and Politics, Peter Russell et al., eds. (73-75; 215-218).


Non-Refereed Contributions


Wiebe, Sarah Marie and Crystal Tremblay “Our Bodies are Made of Water: Stories and Community

Vignettes” HEIW7 Humanities and Higher Education: Generating Synergies Between Science, Technology and Humanities Report, 2019. Global University Network for Innovation (GUNI).


Wiebe, Sarah Marie, Jennifer Bagelman and Laurence Butet-Roch (2019). “Bodies Exposed: Reframing the

Geopolitics of Dilution in Canada’s Chemical Valley”, Article & Photo Essay, Toxic News.


Wiebe, Sarah Marie, “Reimagining Attawapiskat: More than a Community in Crisis”, Article & Photo Essay,

Policy Options, July 2016


Wiebe, Sarah Marie, “Strive for balance when covering Attawapiskat”, Hill Times. Opinion. April 12, 2016


Wiebe, Sarah Marie, “Honouring Makayla”, Impact Ethics. Blog Post. February 2015


Wiebe, Sarah Marie and Martin Taylor, “Pursuing Excellence in Collaborative Community-Campus

Research”, Community-Based Research Canada National Summit. Background paper. November 2014


Bagelman, Jennifer and Sarah Marie Wiebe, “Preventing a Pipeline from Bisecting Canada”, New York Times.

Opinion Pages. Room for Debate. July 3 2014       


Wiebe, Sarah Marie, “Health Inequities in Canada: Intersectional Frameworks and Practices”, Olena

Hankivsky, ed. UBC Press, 2012. Book Review. Canadian Journal of Political Science, March 2015


Wiebe, Sarah, “Gender Equality: Dimensions of Women’s Equal Citizenship” by Linda C. McClain and

Joanna L. Grossman. Cambridge University Press, 2009. Book Review. Canadian Journal of Political

Science, December 2010


Wiebe, Sarah, “Briefing Note for the Aamjiwnaang First Nation Chief and Council RE: the Lambton

Community Health Study – Options for Aamjiwnaang”, Aamjiwnaang, ON. May 2011


Wiebe, Sarah and Mckay Swanson, “Offsite Impact in Canada’s Chemical Valley: Life in a State

of (non) Emergency”, Letter to the Editor, Sarnia Observer, published as: “What does an Emergency

Siren Mean”? February 2011


Wiebe, Sarah and Mckay Swanson, “Plastic Pellets: From Beaches to Bodies”, Letter to the Editor, Sarnia

Observer, published as: “Mystery Pellets Need Further Investigation”, October 2010


Wiebe, Sarah and Dayna Scott, “Canada: Beyond Petroleum? From Atakapa-Iskah to Aamjiwnaang”,

published as: “Oil Spills not ‘Out There’: Feds Should Act Now to Prevent Future Crisis”, Hill Times,

August 9, 2010


Wiebe, Sarah, “The Stark Reality of Canada’s ‘Phantom Veils’ for Women in Canadian Politics”. Opinion

Piece. Hill Times. August 3, 2009


Wiebe, Sarah, “Discretionary Decision-Making and Welfare Policy”. Policy Paper. Ministry of Human

Resources, Victoria, B.C. 2003


Wiebe, Sarah, “Re-Thinking Citizenship: (Un)Healthy Bodies and the Canadian Border”, Surveillance and

Society. Vol. 5(3/4). Opinion Piece


Wiebe, Sarah, “Anxious About the Gates: (Un)Healthy Migrants and the Canadian Border”, Juxtaposition.

Global Health Magazine. Fall 2007. Vol. 2(1): 26-28


Wiebe, Sarah, “Securing Europe’s Fringe: Civilizing a Barbaric Space in Kosovo”, On Politics.

Fall 2006. Vol. 3.


Futures Innovation Roundtable: Creating Youth Transformation with University of Hawaiʻi Faculty. 

             Invited panelist. October 19th 2021. Recording available online.

Interview with Nick Cheesman, New Books Network, November 29th, 2019. Podcast.

Interview with Trevor Phillips, At the Edge of Canada: Indigenous Research, May 8th 2017. Podcast.

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