Tanaya Winder - Ain't No Sunshine

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Tanaya Winder is a writer, educator, motivational speaker, and spoken word poet from Southern Ute, Duckwater Shoshone, and Pyramid Lake Paiute Nations. She grew up on the Southern Ute Indian reservation before earning her BA in English from Stanford University and then her MFA in creative writing from the University of New Mexico. Since then she has co-founded As/Us: A Space for Women of the World, a literary magazine publishing works by Indigenous women and women of color.

Tanaya guest lectures, teaches creative writing workshops, and speaks at high schools, universities, and communities internationally. A winner of the 2010 A Room Of Her Own Foundation’s Orlando prize in poetry, her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Superstition Review, Drunkenboat, Kweli, and Bellevue Literary Review among others. Her poems from her manuscript “Love in a Time of Blood Quantum” were produced and performed by the Poetic Theater Productions Presents Company in NYC. In addition to her artistic endeavors, Tanaya is also the Director of the University of Colorado at Boulder's Upward Bound, a high school to college pipeline for underserved youth.

Website: tanayawinder.wordpress.com

Twitter: @tanayawinder

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from Last Stand Mixtape, Vol. 1, released November 23, 2015

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