Fandom

LGBT Project Wiki

Chrystos

5,086pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Chrystos (born 10 December 1946) is a Menominee (Native/First Americans) poet and rights activist. Prior to being published, she worked as a home caretaker and an activist for mountain and Leonard Peltier.

Life and careerEdit

Born in San Francisco, United States, she is a Lesbian and Two-Spirit identified writer who focus on themes revolving around the violence that adjoins everyday life in many urban areas.[1] She also tries to incorporate an awareness of universal currents in her works, introducing a diverse mixture of characters and ideas. Her first published work, Not Vanishing concentrates on a Native American woman and environment she returns to after work, a life shielded from mainstream cultural understanding.

BibliographyEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Sorrel, Lorraine, Not Vanishing. Off Our Backs. Washington: Mar 31, 1989. Vol.19, Iss. 3.

External linksEdit

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.