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Identity I

um-yang
the balance present
yet rejected

some say “Two-Spirit”
Pa just said,
“Boy! Get out of that mud!”

there is no binary
there is nothing but me
alone

~toad

Alienation

Crisosto Apache. 42. New Mexico.

Full transcription and audio excerpt of Crisosto’s interview coming soon!  In the meantime check out this excerpt of our interview from June 28, 2014.

 It’s customary that I introduce myself in my native language, so I’m gonna do that. 1,602 more words

Country Queers

Two-Spirits

Two-spirits are akin to what we would now call the LGTBQ community, although it is difficult to describe exactly how they would have fitted in to that spectrum, because indigenous tribes had fewer labels than we do. 443 more words

Balance

Walking the Path to National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, pt. 2

This is the second blog post focusing on HIV/AIDS resources and campaigns featuring American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians.

This week, we focus on the National Native American AIDS Prevention Center’s  95 more words

HIV

Bodies beyond binaries

I spend a fair amount of time prepping for class, especially new courses like the Introduction to Sexuality Studies grad seminar that I have this term. 1,496 more words

Tyler. 30. Hattiesburg, MS.

Full Transcript and Audio Clip Coming Soon!  In the meantime, here’s an excerpt from Tyler’s interview.  Thanks to Montanna Mills for the transcription!

Interviewed at the University of Southern Mississippi on June 18, 2014. 251 more words

Country Queers

Honouring and Remembering Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two spirit, Supporting the Living.

For more information please contact: familiesofsistersinspirit@gmail.com

Honouring and Remembering Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two spirit, Supporting the Living.

Families of Sisters in Spirit… 350 more words

Aboriginal Women