March: Indigenous Literature: An Introduction

Welcome to March! When we planned out this year’s monthly themes, Indigenous Literature was one of the first (possibly the first) themes we proposed and (vocally and) unanimously agreed upon. The word Indigenous within a Canadian context encompasses First Nations and Inuit and Métis peoples. Indigenous Literature in North America was once …

June: Fae and Faerie

What do you think of when you hear the word faerie? Delicate, diminutive flower-clad creatures who flit through gardens? Tall, slender beings with grave faces and graceful steps – healers and archers and leaders – always a bit removed from the human realms? Mercurial, tempestuous fae who laugh as they …