Rvfo ‘Cuse, “Winter’s Younger Brother”

Last month I took the arrival of "Big Winter" as an occasion for exploring seasonal divisions in cokv-walv Mvskoke. This time-honored calendar synthesizes the astronomical and ecological knowledge our agrarian forebears found to be useful. Based on evidence from the Mvskoke language, from Muskogean oral tradition, and from other indigenous and scientific calendars around the … Continue reading Rvfo ‘Cuse, “Winter’s Younger Brother”