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Breath Tracks

A poetry collection by Jeanette Armstrong.

Jeannette Armstrong

The writings of Jeannette Armstrong are eloquent, forceful and innovative. Her tone is clear, her stance honest, her words shimmer in beauty. This book of poems tracks with words the lives, pain and resilience of Indigenous peoples and their long memoried past. Jeannette Armstrong, novelist, poet, children's story writer and educator lives in Penticton, B.C. (From Theytus Books)

The value of stories. Jeannette Armstrong is an indigenous author, educator and activist. And she says those stories define how a "people" collectively respond to events. 12:55

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