Listen to my interview with Laura Grizzlypaws.
Show Notes - https://www.powwows.com/powwowlife26
Grizzlypaws was born and raised in Lillooet, British Columbia in the Interior Plateau region, she is of St’át’imc descent. Her St’át’imc name is “Stálhalamcen – Grizzly Paws,” She belongs to the people of Xwisten the Bear Clan.
At the age of sixteen, Grizzlypaws began to relearn the St’át’imc traditions her passion grew stronger in education and the heritage of her people it became a way of life.
She is a dancer, drummer and a singer/songwriter, an academic, educator and a language and cultural advocate.