Indigenous Voices from Where the River Flows Swiftly
Paperback : 9780889775428, 300 pages, June 2018
- Winner, Saskatchewan Book Award for Indigenous Peoples’ Writing 2019
This groundbreaking anthology from territory that is now Saskatchewan, kisiskâciwan, includes rich oral narratives from Cree, Saulteaux, Nakoda, Dakota, Dene, and Metis cultures; early writings from Cree missionaries; speeches and letters by Treaty Chiefs; stories from elders; archival discoveries; and contemporary literary works in all genres.
Historically and culturally comprehensive, voices include Big Bear, Thunderchild, Louis Riel, Gabriel Dumont, Edward Ahenakew, Maria Campbell, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Rita Bouvier, Harold Johnson, Gregory Scofield, Warren Cariou, Louise Halfe, and many more.
Winner, Saskatchewan Book Award for Indigenous Peoples’ Writing, 2019