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ShortReads – A discussion group for short stories, essays, and articles
November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us this November as we discuss short essays from Richard Wagamese’s book One Story, One Song
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Selections from One Story, One Song by Richard Wagamese
45 min – 1 hour to read the whole thing or just pick a few essays that interest you (they are all 3-5 pages long)
The Path to Healing – 5 pages
The Word – 3 pages
Honouring the Story – 4 pages
Beyond the Page – 4 pages
A Day of Protest – 4 pages
Today Is a Good Day to Die – 4 pages
Talking the Talk – 3 pages
Wasting It – 4 pages
Truth and Reconciliation – 3 pages
Richard Wagamese (1955-2017), an award winning Ojibwe author and journalist from Canada, wrote about the experiences of First Nations people. In this collection of short essays published in 2011, he wrote about his life, his connection to his culture and traditions, and the challenges facing First Nations people.