CBCBooks on  Twitter CBCBooks on Facebook

Clifford Cardinal, "Drawing with Chalk"

In honour of National Aboriginal Day on June 21, we at Canada Writes are presenting our own contribution to the CBC's groundbreaking 8th Fire project: "The Way Forward," an original series by some of the country's leading and emerging Aboriginal writers.Here, actor and writer Clifford Cardinal imagines a searing new fable for the future. *****...

Cherie Dimaline, "And a story will show them the way"

In honour of National Aboriginal Day on June 21, we at Canada Writes are presenting our own contribution to the CBC's groundbreaking 8th Fire project: "The Way Forward," an original series by some of the country's leading and emerging Aboriginal writers.Here, Toronto author Cherie Dimaline on the power of story, "a suitcase we pack with our...

Tania Carter, "When the trees have fallen for the last time"

In honour of National Aboriginal Day on June 21, we at Canada Writes are presenting our own contribution to the CBC's groundbreaking 8th Fire project: "The Way Forward," an original series by some of the country's leading and emerging Aboriginal writers.Writer and performer Tania Carter and a tale of indifference to violence....

Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, "How the Thaw Creates the World"

In honour of National Aboriginal Day on June 21, we at Canada Writes are presenting our own contribution to the CBC's groundbreaking 8th Fire project: "The Way Forward," an original series by some of the country's leading and emerging Aboriginal writers.Here, Manitoba-based writer and professor Niigaanwiwedam James Sinclair on an epic struggle and what...