Book Lists: Books with Indigenous Rep

Canada Day recently passed on July 1, essentially Canada’s own independence day. However, there has been a lot of controversy around it. This is because only weeks ago there was a discovery in Canada of children’s remains on unmarked graves at the site of former residential schools. Residential schools were forced assimilation schools indigenous children…… Continue reading Book Lists: Books with Indigenous Rep

Book Spine Poetry

I’ve recently learned of a new poetic form–one that is great for literary lovers, and that is Book Spine Poetry. Book Spine Poetry is a type of found poem, a poem made up of words from other places–can be words from books, newspapers, websites, billboards, etc. In this case, the words are titles on the…… Continue reading Book Spine Poetry