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  • Episkenew wins First Peoples’ Writing Award

    By U of M Press in News   |   November 29th 2010

    Jo-Ann Episkenew took home her second win on November 27th when she was awarded the First Peoples’ Writing Award at the Saskatchewan Book Awards for her book _Taking Back Our Spirits: Indigenous Literature, Public Policy, and Healing_.  Keep reading »

  • Manitoba Apologizes to Sayisi Dene

    By U of M Press in News   |   August 4th 2010

    A recent press release from the Manitoba Government reveals more about the relocation of the Sayisi Dene. “Read it here”:http://news.gov.mb.ca/news/index.html?archive=2010-8-01&item=9346. And, check out the book page for “Night Spirits: The Story of the Relocation of the Sayisi Dene”:http://uofmpress.ca/books/detail/night-spirits. Keep reading »

  • Restoring the Balance selected as Outstanding Academic Title

    By U of M Press in News   |   January 4th 2010

    “Restoring the Balance: First Nations Women, Community, and Culture”:http://uofmpress.ca/books/detail/restoring-the-balance has been selected as a “Choice Magazine”:http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/publications/choice/index.cfm Outstanding Academic Title of 2009. Congratulations to the editors: Gail, Madeleine, and Eric. Keep reading »