Carmen L. Robertson, a Lakota/Scottish Associate Professor of Art History at the University of Regina, will be signing copies of her book, “Mythologizing Norval Morrisseau: Art and the Colonial Narrative in the Canadian Media”. This event will take place at McNally Robinson Books, 3130-8th St. E., Saskatoon, SK on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 7:00 pm.
CBC journalist Duncan McCue revisited his youth in his new book, “The Snow Boy”. The 17 year old half Ojibwe half white youth, confused about his identity, took a year off of school to hunt, fish and trap in the James Bay region.
Wendy McGrath, Louise Bernice Halfe and Rita Bouvier will be reading from and signing their books on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 7:00 pm. The event takes place at McNally Robinson Books, 3130 8th St. E., Saskatoon, SK., S7H 0W2.
Saskatchewan Cree-Metis writer Lisa Bird-Wilson will be reading and signing copies of her debut poetry collection which reflects on the residential school system. This event takes place at McNally Robinson Books, 3130-8th St. E., Saskatoon, SK on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 5:00 pm.
Noted local author and historian Bill Waiser will be launching his book, A World Lost: Saskatchewan Before 1905 on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 7:00 pm at the Broadway Theatre, 715 Broadway Ave, Saskatoon, SK. The book looks at the early history of Saskatchewan through an Aboriginal and environmental lens.
Noted author Maggie Siggins will be launching her latest book, Scattered Bones which centers on relations between Indigenous people and settlers in northern Saskatchewan in the 1920s. The launch takes place on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 7:00 pm at McNally Robinson Books, 3130 8th St. E., Saskatoon, SK.
Louise Bernice Halfe — Sky Dancer was born in Two Hills, Alberta, and was raised on the Saddle Lake First Nations Reserve. Saskatchewan’s Poet Laureate for 2005-06, she will be launching her latest book of poetry, “Burning In This Midnight Dream” on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at McNally Robinson Books, 3130-8th St. E., Saskatoon, SK.
The Saskatchewan Archaeological Society is speaking and signing copies at the launch of, The Cypress Hills Massacre. This event, takes place on Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 7:00 pm McNally Robinson, located at 3130-8th St. E., Saskatoon, SK.
“Pocket Oji-Cree” was recently launched in Thunder Bay, Ontario written by language teacher Patricia Ningewance Nadeau. Published by her own company Mazinaate Press in Winnipeg, it is the fourth in a series of phrase books that began with “Pocket Ojibwa” written ten years ago and has since been translated into Cree, Inuktitut, and now Oji-Cree.
Greg Poelzer and Ken Coates are launching their latest book, “From Treaty Peoples to Treaty Nation: A Road Map For All Canadians” on Monday, November 30, 2015 at 7:00 pm at McNally Robinson Books located at 3130 8th St. E., Saskatoon, SK.