xʷnaʔəlməxʷ sχəχi:ls is created on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ speaking xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) peoples, the People of the River Grass.

We extend our gratitude to Elder Larry Grant for gifting the name xʷnaʔəlməxʷ sχəχi:ls to the Journal of First Peoples' writing.


We would like to also thank the University of British Columbia Program of First Nations and Indigenous Studies for their continued support, guidance and confidence in this project. We thank Melissa Haberl for the cover design. We also thank the UBC Alma Mater Society.