Category Archives: Non-Fiction

Cree Narrative Memory – Neal McLeod

I really enjoyed this non-fiction piece and plan os using it as research for my own thesis. McLeod chats about theView full post »

Prison of Grass – Howard Adams

I was so used to reading the lyrical finest of the previous writers that taking in Adam’s book – althoughView full post »

The Unjust Society – Harold Cardinal

Published in 1969, The Unjust Society was Cardinal’s response to Trudeau’s “just society”View full post »

Back on the Rez – Brian Maracle

Published in 1996, this is a memoir from Brian Maracle about his first year living back on the reserve, the SixView full post »

The Manitous – Basil Johnston

This book was published in 1995. I had some initial confusion as the dedication page refers to the Anishinaubae, theView full post »

Earth Elder Stories – Alexander Wolfe

This was first published in 1988 and then again in 2002. The preface was written by Harvey Knight, and an introductionView full post »

I Am Woman – Lee Maracle

In general, I thought this book to be akin in form to Highway’s The Truth About Stories – using plainView full post »