Suzanne Methot is a Nehiyaw (Cree) writer, editor, educator, and community worker born in Vancouver, British Columbia, and raised in Peace River, Alberta. Her work has been published in anthologies including Steal My Rage: New Native Voices and Let the Drums Be Your Heart. She has worked in the non-profit sector, in the classroom, and in advocacy and direct-service positions in Indigenous community–based agencies. She is co-author of the textbook Aboriginal Beliefs, Values, and Aspirations, and she currently lives in Toronto, Ontario.
This week we welcomed #ALUbookclub for another patio season, interviewed authors, shared book picks for National Indigenous Peoples Day, and more.
As Canada celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21, I am thankful for the things that have changed in this country over the past 30 years. Indigenous peoples are now commonly identified using terms from their own languages instead of being referred to as “Indians.” ... Read more
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