How We Go Home

How We Go Home

by Sara Sinclair (Editor)
55 Loans, One at a time

Teaching Guide Available Here

In myriad ways, each narrator?s life has been shaped by loss, injustice, and resilience?and by the struggle of how to share space with settler nations whose essential aim is to take all that is Indigenous.

Hear from Jasilyn Charger, one of the first five people to set up camp at Standing Rock, which kickstarted a movement of Water Protectors that roused the world; Gladys Radek, a survivor of sexual violence whose niece disappeared along Canada?s Highway of Tears, who became a family advocate for the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls; and Marian Naranjo, herself the subject of a secret radiation test while in high school, who went on to drive Santa Clara Pueblo toward compiling an environmental impact statement on the consequences of living next to Los Alamos National Laboratory. Theirs are stories among many of the ongoing contemporary struggles to preserve Indigenous lands and lives?and of how we go home.

Book Details

Publication Date
September 08, 2020
Page count
File size
6 MB