Indigenous History Month Book ListPosted on: Jun 10, 2021
This list highlights Indigenous authored experiences, which address Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, Two Spirit, Residential Schools, and resiliency.
This list was created on behalf of the IKRC for their virtual event, Tipi Teachings with Elder Philip Campiou, taking place on June 23, 2021. Thank you to Danielle Powder, CUE’s Indigenous Knowledge and Research Centre Manager, for help in selecting and highlighting these resources.
A Stranger at Home: A True Story by Christy Jordan-Fenton
A Two-Spirit Journey: The Autobiography of a Lesbian Ojibwa-Cree Elder by Ma-Nee Chacaby
Full-metal Indigiqueer: Poems by Joshua Whitehead
Keetsahnak: Our Missing and Murdered Indigenous Sisters by Kim Anderson, Maria Campbell, & Christi Belcourt
My Heart Fills with Happiness = Sâkaskinew Nitêh Miywêyihtamowin Ohci by Monique Gray Smith
Our Story: Aboriginal Voices on Canada’s Past by Tantoo Cardinal
River Woman by Katherena Vermette
Siha Tooskin Knows the Best Medicine by Charlene Bearhead
Speaking our Truth: A Journey of Reconciliation by Monique Gray Smith
The Education of Augie Merasty: A Residential School Memoir by Joseph Auguste Merasty
This Wound is a World: Poems by Billy-Ray Belcourt
See all 36 titles in this book list in the CUE Library catalogue here: https://concordia.on.worldcat.org:443/list/17858403