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Violence Against Native American Women

In the novel There There (2018), Cheyenne and Arapaho author Tommy Orange includes characters named Jacquie Red Feather and Blue, who are depicted as victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. This project will research the statistics and cases of violence against Native American Women, with the goal to discover why it has gone unnoticed, and to bring awareness to this significant issue in order to break the silence.

Hannah Burns '23, Katrina Dong '23, Myranda Nasworthy '23