The most diverse and comprehensive anthology of Indigenous literatures in Canada.
Over twenty years after the publication of its groundbreaking first edition, this collection continues to provide the most comprehensive coverage of Indigenous literatures within Canada available in one volume. Emphasizing the importance of the oral tradition, the newly revised and expanded anthology offers a diverse selection of graphic and short stories, songs, poems, plays, letters, and essays by exceptional writers from First Nations, Inuit, and Metis communities across Canada.
ARMAND GARNET RUFFO is an award-winning writer and poet. He is an associate professor in the Department of English Language and Literature at Queen's University.
KATHERENA VERMETTE is an award-winning poet, novelist, and film writer.
"This updated anthology is a staple in the field of Indigenous literary studies. There is nothing else like it." --Deanna Reder, Simon Fraser University
"This wealth of literary and artistic production reflects the growing constellation and diversity in North American Indigenous Literatures." --Renae Watchman, Mount Royal University