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Lee Maracle

Lee Maracle is a member of the Sto:Lo nation. She was born in Vancouver and grew up on the North Shore. She is the author of the critically acclaimed novels Ravensong and Daughters Are Forever. Her novel for young adults, Will’s Garden was well-received and is taught in schools. She has also published on book of poetry, Bent Box, and a work of creative non-fiction, I Am Woman. She is the co-editor of a number of anthologies, including the award winning anthology My Home As I Remember and Telling It: Women and Language across Culture. Her work has been published in anthologies and scholarly journals worldwide. The mother of four and grandmother of seven, Maracle is currently an instructor at the University of Toronto, the Traditional Teacher for First Nation’s House, and instructor with the Centre for Indigenous Theatre and the S.A.G.E. (Support for Aboriginal Graduate Education). She is also a writing instructor at the Banff Centre for the Arts.

In 2009, Maracle received an Honorary Doctor of Letters from St. Thomas University. Maracle recently received the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for her work promoting writing among Aboriginal Youth, and is 2014 finalist for the Ontario Premier’s Award for Excellence in the Arts.

Maracle has served as Distinguished Visiting Scholar at the University of Toronto, University of Waterloo, and the University of Western Washington.

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Bent Box

Bent Box

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First Wives Club

First Wives Club

Coast Salish Style
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Memory Serves

Memory Serves

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Will's Garden

Will's Garden

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A Really Good Brown Girl

A Really Good Brown Girl

by Marilyn Dumont
introduction by Lee Maracle
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Darrell Dennis: Two Plays

Darrell Dennis: Two Plays

Tales of An Urban Indian / The Trickster of Third Avenue East
by Darrell Dennis
introduction by Lee Maracle
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Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth

Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth

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Gatherings Volume 13

Gatherings Volume 13

Reconciliation: The En'owkin Journal of First North American Peoples
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