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jaye simpson

jaye simpson

jaye simpson (they/them): jaye simpson is an Oji-Cree Saulteaux Two Spirit non binary transwoman whose roots hail from the Sapotaweyak and Skownan Cree Nation. jaye holds firm their rage about being a former youth in care,as well as a queer indigenous person and weaves it into poetry, prose and fiction. they dream of Indigiqueer futurisms. jaye is a displaced indigenous person resisting, ruminating and residing on x?m?θk??y??m (Musqueam), s?l?ilw?ta?? (Tsleil-waututh), and s?wx?wú7mesh (Squamish) First Nations territories

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