1. n. a traditional theme in tribal creation stories.
2. n. “mixedbloods, Métis, tribal tricksters and recast cultural heroes, the mournful and
whimsical heirs and survivors from that premier union between the daughters of the
woodland shamans and white fur traders.”
(Gerald Vizenor, Earthdivers – Tribal Narratives on Mixed Descent)
3. n. urban mixedbloods who live in two or more worlds and use creativity
to dive into native ways of knowing.