Denise Pike | Public Historian


Denise is a public historian dedicated to linking the racial inequities of today with evidence of historical injustice. She received her Master’s in Heritage Studies and Public History from the University of Minnesota and uses her interdisciplinary skills to generate collaborative and transformative public history projects in the Twin Cities, illuminating the consequences of racism and structural discrimination on our communities and urban landscape.

Current Projects

Project Co-Lead

A Public History of 35W

Tech & Design Coordinator

Black Midwest Initiative