Do the "hazel eyes" mean anything in the book Ceremony?

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In Leslie Marmon Silko’s Ceremony, the hazel eye color is actually pretty significant.  One of the major themes in the story is the Native American struggle to maintain their culture from the colonialist invaders' oppression.  This is where the hazel eyes are significant.

The presence of hazel eyes in a Native American in Ceremony means that the character is of mixed ancestry.  This made the...

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