English; Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
This poem and its accompanying introduction address the 2012 EuroAmerican-settler hysteria over their misreading of the Mayan nation’s 13th Ba’k’tun (cosmic calendar) expiring. At the core of indigenous cultures is the ethic of continuance, life, and wholeness—not devastation.
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Sellers, Stephanie A. “End of the Universe 12/21/12 For My Father.” Unraveling the Spreading Cloth of Time: Indigenous Thoughts Concerning the Universe. Eds. MariJo Moore and Trace A. Demeyer. Candler, NC: Renegade Planets Publishing, 2013. 159-162.
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