Born in North Vancouver, Lee Maracle is a member of the St o: lo nation. She is the author of a number of award winning and critically acclaimed literary works: She is also co-editor of a number of anthologies including the award winning My Home as I Remember. Maracle has published in some of the most prestigious anthologies and scholarly journals worldwide. She is Traditional Teacher for First Nations House at U. of T. and teaches in the Indigenous Studies program. She holds an honorary doctor of letters from St. Thomas University, is a Senior Fellow of Massey College, U of T. A recipient of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee medal and the Order of Canada. Maracle has served as Distinguished Visiting Scholar at four universities. She holds three teaching awards and five writing awards, including the Premier’s award for Excellence in the arts.
Join the League of Canadian Poets’ Feminist Caucus for their annual panel presentation and chapbook launch. This year, panelists Lillian Allen, Gwen Benaway, Anne Burke, Canisia Lubrin, Lee Maracle, and Charlie C. Petch discuss on the topic of “Remembering Forward” — how feminist visions, ideals, and objectives change over time. This event will also launch […]