Gatherings Volume X: A Retrospective of the First Decade is the tenth offering by the En'owkin International School of Writing, the only annual journal of Indigenous People's writing in North America. This anniversary volume contains the selected works of established and beginning writers whose work has appeared in the previous Gatherings volumes. These works of poetry, essay, short story and oratory come from the vast array of literary talent that resides within contemporary Native North America.
OUT OF PRINT Just Talking About Ourselves: Voices of Our Youth Volume 2 by First Nations youth of British Columbia ages 10 to 21 explores the themes of family, alcohol, friends, elders, relationships and identity in this second anthology funded through Canada's Drug Strategy. Poetry, essays, short stories and visual art express powerful viewpoints on vital contemporary issues facing all Native People. Of interest is a small section reflecting on the contributions of Native veterans. Mature themes, suitable for Intermediate to adult, especially those working with First Nations youth.
OUT OF PRINT Just Talking About Ourselves: Voices of Our Youth is a unique publication that is part anthology and part program report. The poetry, prose and artwork are the creative efforts of British Columbia Native youth ages 8 to 18. Their powerful words are primarily focussed on the devastating effects of drugs and alcohol in their Native communities. The report is an overview of programs funded through Canada's Drug Strategy in the Pacific Region from 1988-1994. Mature themes, suitable for Intermediate to adult, especially those working with First Nations youth.
An Anthology of Canadian Native Literature in English edited by Delaware playwright/poet Daniel David Moses and York University English Professor Terry Goldie has been revised in this fourth edition. The editors have added Armand Garnet Ruffo as a co-editor to this 20th anniversary edition. Ruffo has added a much-needed introduction to this 4th edition bringing this volume up-to-date. The wide-ranging survey of writing in English by Canadian Native authors features prose selections, traditional songs, short stories, plays, poems and essays.