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  • THE COMING OF BIG FOOT BY MARY BAKER

    Fiction

    The Coming of Big Foot

    Mary Baker

    There was once a young man named Strikes Twice. He was at the edge of the village chopping…

  • A PRAYER FOR PIESTEWA BY VICKI ALBERTS

    Poetry

    A Prayer for Piestewa

    Vicki Marie Alberts

    We fought for our land We fought for our survival   Today they told us that We, were…

  • COMFORT? BY ALICE ROSE CROW

    Nonfiction

    Comfort?

    Alice Rose Crow

    You rise in false triumph to face the unfamiliar church full of people—clusters of Bristol Bay and Tundra…

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  • INDIAN SUMMER MEANS POWWOW SEASON
    Indian Summer

    Celina Gray

    Powwow season is upon us, and it is my favorite time of year. Not just because of the powwows, but because of all of the cultural happenings that go on during these summer months. To me, summer means a celebration of my heritage.

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  • BREAST FEEDING AND FOOD SOVEREIGNTY
    Breastfeeding and Food Sovereignty

    Celina Gray

    The disempowerment of our roles as sacred life-giving women gives rise to increased rates of domestic violence and child abuse, while negative impacts on our self-esteem lead to second guessing our ability to provide complete nutrition.

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  • DOLORES CORTEZ
    2016 AIHEC Student Poetry Slam

    Rachael Marchbanks

    At the 2016 AIHEC student conference in Minneapolis, tribal college students from around the country made their voices…

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