Message Sticks

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Poetry. Translation. Bilingual Edition. Translated from the French into English by Phyllis Aronoff. This bilingual work (English and Innu-aimun) is an invitation to discourse. MESSAGE STICKS makes reference to a set of reference points that allow nomads to orient themselves inland and to rediscover their voice and their way. Equally sensitive to the relationship, the work is founded on the mutual support, solidarity and sharing, necessary to the survival of the Innu people. ...
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Overview


Poetry. Translation. Bilingual Edition. Translated from the French into English by Phyllis Aronoff. This bilingual work (English and Innu-aimun) is an invitation to discourse. MESSAGE STICKS makes reference to a set of reference points that allow nomads to orient themselves inland and to rediscover their voice and their way. Equally sensitive to the relationship, the work is founded on the mutual support, solidarity and sharing, necessary to the survival of the Innu people.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781927494097
  • Publisher: T S A R Publications
  • Publication date: 4/30/2013
  • Edition description: Bilingual
  • Pages: 136
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 7.30 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Joséphine Bacon is an aboriginal person from Innue de Betsiamites. She lives in Montreal. Director of film documentaries (Mishtikuashisht - Le Petit Grand Européen: ]ohan Beetz, ONF, 1996), she is equal parts poet and songwriter. Her songs, which include Mishapan Nitassinan, are performed by Chlo Sainte-Marie. She has recently published a series of poems in Aimititau! Parlons-nous!

Message Sticks / Tshissinuatshitakana, her first collection, was first published as a bilingual French/Innu-aimun work in Quebec. In 2014 she was a finalist for the Governor General's Award and in May 2010, Joséphine Bacon was awarded the Prix des lecteurs du Marché de la Poésie de Montréal for her poem "Dessine-moi l'arbre," from her book Message Sticks / Tshissinuatshitakana.

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