Beth Piatote

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Beth Piatote is a writer and scholar. She is Nez Perce from Chief Joseph’s Band and is an enrolled member of the Colville Confederated Tribes. She holds a PhD from Stanford University and is currently an associate professor at UC Berkeley. She lives in the Bay Area with her two children.


Cover Photo: illustration of hand, game die and tokens from the fictional game featured in this story; tokens include an eagle, Appaloosa horses, a cowboy hat, diggin' stick, and moccasin
wIndin!—the exhilarating game of kinship, chance & economic redistribution

The winner must avoid having part or all of his or her assets taken into trust by the federal government.

Oct 22, 2019