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A Cultural History of Canada

Dec 4, 2022

In which we talk about The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline (Métis) as a way to address the history and legacy of residential schools in Canada.

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Further Reading/Sources:
  • Andersen, Chris, and Roger Maaka, eds. The Indigenous Experience: Global Perspectives, 2006.
  • Dimaline, Cherie. The Marrow Thieves, Dancing Cat Books, 2017.
  • Milloy, John S. A National Crime: The Canadian Government and the Residential School System, 1879 to 1986, University of Manitoba Press, 1999.
  • Vowel, Chelsea. Indigenous Writes: A Guide to First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Issues in Canada, 2016