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Although some of the language is a little dated, this book is awesome for anyone who wants to understand the role of gay and trans* Native individuals within traditional Native societies and how contemporary Native Americans deal with their roles having changed due to colonization. At times it is academic and other parts are very emotional. This book includes essays, poems and short stories/excerpts from novels. This is a powerful and essential read for anyone interested in intersectionality, ge ...more
This is a fascinating book for any open-minded person interested in spirituality of different culture or American Indians. The essays in it are written by gay American Indians of different tribes. There are both poems and essays, some more erudite than others, some more accessible to the layman than others, but all are interesting.