Journeys of Self-Discovery: Billy-Ray Belcourt & Tyler Pennock
Originally aired on October 26
Re-release June 03
Prepare to feel moved by two of Canada’s most highly anticipated debut authors. Driftpile Cree Nation poet and youngest winner of the Griffin Prize, Billy-Ray Belcourt, presents A History of my Brief Body, accounting his personal history and reconciliation with the world he was born into. Two-spirit Cree-Métis poet, Tyler Pennock, presents Bones, a collection of poems about moving through shadows toward strength and awareness. These coming-of-age memoirs of hope and survival sprouting from trauma, will leave you inspired.
Interviewer: Jennifer Alicia Murrin
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