2017 Introduction by Santee Frazier

“So while the Progressives allow the noble savage to be the guardian of the wilds and on occasion the conscience of ecological responsibility, the end result of their view for Indians is the same as its counterpart view of American Indians as howling denizens of a terrifying wilderness.” –Paula Gunn Allen “It is our awareness of the spirit of a…

Radioactive Decay

Guardians in front of barbed wire on top of welcome mats Steel chest plates, glimmering swords at high-noon hangings Pillars of people waiting to hang from the locks of Asian ropes Red-faced, dipped in lacquered panes of glass Necks broken by the second as their legs hang like dangling noodles Keys of the southern gate locking faces away the profuse…