Jolene "Bean" Yazzie

Visiting From: Farmington, NM, USA
November 16 - December 14, 2021
Recommended by: Noah Naime

Jolene "Bean" Yazzie is the deontological ethicist of the Black Streak Forest People, born for One-Who-Walks-Around. Using the gender pronouns she, her and hers, Bean identifies as dilbaa, bah and non-binary. She was born in New Mexico and raised in Arizona of the Comanche, Diné and White Mountain Apache tribes.

Bean’s goals are to start a family, tell inspirational stories and stop soda from consuming her. Her practice is not focused on her, it's about the wider community, her family, her wife and parents, their fur creatures Bella, Indie and Kiowa.