Spílexm: A Weaving of Recovery, Resilience, and Resurgence (Hardcover)

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Spílexm: A Weaving of Recovery, Resilience, and Resurgence (Hardcover)

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If the hurt and grief we carry is a woven blanket, it is time to weave ourselves anew.

In the Nleʔkepmxc n language, sp ləx̣m are remembered stories, often shared over tea in the quiet hours between Elders. Rooted within the British Columbia landscape, and with an almost tactile representation of being on the land and water, Sp ləx̣m explores resilience, reconnection, and narrative memory through stories.

Captivating and deeply moving, this story basket of memories tells one Indigenous woman's journey of overcoming adversity and colonial trauma to find strength through creative works and traditional perspectives of healing, transformation, and resurgence.

Product Details ISBN: 9781553799351
ISBN-10: 1553799356
Publisher: Highwater Press
Publication Date: September 28th, 2021
Pages: 336
Language: English