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“Wahkohtowin: Everything/Everyone is Connected”

“Wahkohtowin: Everything/Everyone is Connected”

Artist(s): Shayla Elizabeth
Start: July 22, 2021 8:00 pm
End: July 22, 2021 9:00 pm
Galleries: archive Online

Shayla Elizabeth, poetry (poet featured in image with artwork by Norval Morrisseau “Sacred Snake of Good and Evil”)

A Spoken Word event

with Aaron Dumas, djembe; and Jolene Wilson, Traditional Singer

Honouring LAND


Shayla Elizabeth is a mixed-blood Iniwé (Cree) writer, poet, storyteller, Spoken Word artist, who has been a member of the Indigenous Writers Collective, MB, since 1999. Her work has been published in Contemporary Verse 2 lit. journal, the Indigenous paper “First Perspective”, and featured on CBC radio and NCI FM, among others. She has been published in Manitowapow: Writings from the Land of Water, edited by Dr. Warren Cariou and Dr. Niigan Sinclair. She also has participated at Speaking Crow, a poetry open-mic. She was most recently published in RED RISING magazine, “Matriarchy” issue.

Thank you to our friends at Video Pool Media Arts Centre for their support of this event