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All my relations

an anthology of contemporary Canadian native fiction

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by McClelland & Stewart, Inc. in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canadian fiction -- Indian authors,
    • Indians of North America -- Canada -- Fiction,
    • Canadian fiction -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bio-bibliographies (p. 213-220).

      Statementedited by Thomas King.
      ContributionsKing, Thomas, 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9197.33.I53 A43 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 220 p. :
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1337096M
      ISBN 100771067062
      LC Control Number92220636

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      McIlroy writes with a spare elegance, consistently displaying the illuminating detail or the evocative description. Now they sat tensely in canvas-backed chairs stretched like slingshots. The writing is crisp and thoughtful. All children, she writes, 'need to know who their ancestors are, who their heroes and villains are.


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NAN had outlined a series of directives that had to be executed within ninety days in order to manage the state of emergency. She makes the difficult connections between this national tragedy and the greater colonial systems that have endangered our most vulnerable for over a century, and she does it all with a keen, compassionate eye for all involved, especially the families who are too often overlooked.

They talked cautiously, with encouragement, hoping for the return of pleasure".

Jeannette Armstrong

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Now they sat tensely in canvas-backed chairs stretched like slingshots. Progress was always woefully slow, if any was made at all. Ricki mentioned that he had to leave the next All my relations book so he could attend a memorial service for Amy Owen, a girl back home in Poplar Hill First Nation, a remote All my relations book reserve more than six hundred kilometres northwest of Thunder Bay.

The night that Amy ran, staff at the seven-bed facility for teenage girls were ready and right behind her. It is a call to action that deeply honours the lives of the seven young people; our entire nation should feel their loss profoundly.

Amy would follow suit, but not for another three months. Talaga alone has told it twice now. She also worked as a researcher, consultant, and writer at the En'owkin Centre Lutz 13 and Petrone Slash explores the history of the North American Indian protest movement through the critical perspective of central character Tommy Kelasket, who is eventually renamed Slash.

Appointed in as the Executive Director of the En'owkin Centre, Armstrong continues to serve in that position.Books-A-Million; IndieBound; Find in a library; All My Relations: An Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Native Fiction Thomas King No preview available - About the author () Thomas King was born in in Sacramento, California to a Cherokee father and a mother of Greek and German descent.

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