Two Spirit Booklist

Paula Gunn 2

    This booklist contains bibliography information for books that are recommended by Two Spirit community leaders as being the most accurate

Paula Gunn 2The Sacred Hoop: Recovering the Feminine in American Indian Traditions.

Allen, Paula Gunn.

Boston, MA: Beacon, 1986.






living the spirit

Living the Spirit: A Gay American Indian Anthology.

Various Authors, Will Roscoe, Editor.

New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press. 1988






Beth BrantA Gathering of Spirit: A Collection by North American Indian Women.

Brant, Beth.

Ithaca, NY: Firebrand, 1988.






Lester BrownTwo Spirit People: American Indian, Lesbian Women and Gay Men.

Brown, Lester B.

New York: Haworth, 1997.






Sovreign EroticsSovereign Erotics: A Collection of Two-spirit Literature.

Driskill, Qwo-Li, Daniel Heath. Justice, Deborah A. Miranda, and Lisa Tatonetti.

Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona, 2011.





Queer StudiesQueer Indigenous Studies: Critical Interventions in Theory, Politics, and Literature.

Driskill, Qwo-Li.

Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona, 2011.





51U76IDJtCL._AA160_Becoming Two-spirit: Gay Identity and Social Acceptance in Indian Country.

Gilley, Brian Joseph.

Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska, 2006.





51hN47hLEBL._SX331_BO1,204,203,200_Transgender Voices: Beyond Women and Men.

Girshick, Lori B.

Hanover, NH: University of New England, 2008.






51c2Updp7eL._SX333_BO1,204,203,200_Two-spirit People: Native American Gender Identity, Sexuality, and Spirituality.

Jacobs, Sue-Ellen, Wesley Thomas, and Sabine Lang.

Urbana, IN: University of Illinois, 1997.





men as womenMen as Women, Women as Men: Changing Gender in Native American Cultures.

Lang, Sabine.

Austin, TX: University of Texas, 1998.





DecolonizationSpaces between Us: Queer Settler Colonialism and Indigenous Decolonization.

Morgensen, Scott Lauria.

Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota, 2011.





when Indians become str8When Did Indians Become Straight?: Kinship, the History of Sexuality, and Native Sovereignty.

Rifkin, Mark.

New York: Oxford University Press, 2011.





changing onesChanging Ones: Third and Fourth Genders in Native North America.

Roscoe, Will.

New York: St. Martin’s, 1998.






we-wahThe Zuni Man-woman.

Roscoe, Will.

Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico, 1991.






51-JlKBfVnL._SX332_BO1,204,203,200_Gender and Sexuality in Indigenous North America, 1400-1850.

Sandra Slater (Editor) & Fay A. Yarbrough (Editor).

Charleston, SC: University of South Carolina. 2011.





51Gyx40OURL._SX321_BO1,204,203,200_The Queerness of Native American Literature (Indigenous Americas)

Lisa Tatonetti.

Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota. 2014.





drowning in fireDrowning in Fire (Sun Tracks)

Craig S. Womack.

University of Arizona Press. 2001.






imageIndian Blood: HIV and Colonial Trauma in San Francisco’s Two-Spirit Community.

Andrew J. Jolivette.

University of Washington Press. 2016.






A Two-Spirit Journey: The Autobiography of a Lesbian Ojibwa-Cree Elder.

Ma-Nee Chacaby & Mary Louisa Plummer.

University of Manitoba Press, 2016.






One Bead at a Time.

Beverly Little Thunder, as told to Sharron Proulx-Turner.

Canada: Inanna Publications. 2016