23 2024

Jewish Senior Citizen's Centre Truth Before Reconciliation

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Jewish Senior Citizen's Centre 10052 117 Street
Edmonton, AB T5K1X2
7804884241 programmer@jdicseniors.ca

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$ Cost $ 15.00

Truth Before Reconciliation: An Indigenous deconstruction of noble and savage stereotypes, through poetry and discussion.
Tuesday, July 23 at 1 p.m.

Join Daniel Poitras, who calls himself a half-breed poet from the Paul First Nation. Currently residing in Edmonton, he writes about the challenges that Indigenous and Metis people face today. He has been published in the Home and Away anthology (House of Blue Skies, 2009), The Malahat Review, Grain Magazine, The Polyglot and in the Edmonton Poetry Festival’s Poetry Moves on Transit program.

We would like to acknowledge the financial support of Heritage Canada (Government of Canada) that enabled us to deliver this event to you.