Listen: Novelist satirically imagines the future of the White Earth Constitution
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Gerald Vizenor helped draft the White Earth Constitution approved in 2013. Now the poet, novelist and academic has written a satirical novel examining the impact of the document in the future. "Treaty Shirts" blends Ojibwe history, tradition, and dream narratives with popular culture and science technology to create a surreal but pointed view of modern native life.

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