Sneak Peek: Spring 2016

By U of M Press

A Knock on the Door: The Essential History of Residential Schools from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. Foreword by Phil Fontaine. Afterword by the National Centre for Truth & Reconciliation’s Aimée Craft.

An essential introduction to one of the most pressing questions Canada faces.

Cover design by Jess Koroscil. This book will be out in January 2016.

Mythologizing Norval Morrisseau: Art and the Colonial Narrative in the Canadian Media. By Carmen L. Robertson.

Who was Norval Morrisseau?

Cover design by Kirk Warren. Cover photo: July 1975 Toronto Star feature on Norval Morrisseau.

This book will be out in May 2016.

Thrashing Seasons: Sporting Culture in Manitoba and the Genesis of Prairie Wrestling. By. C. Nathan Hatton.

Wrestling on the prairies.

Cover design by Mike Carroll. This book will be out in May 2016.

Horse-and-Buggy Genius: Listening to Mennonites Contest the Modern World. By Royden Loewen. A simple life in the modern world.

Cover design by David Drummond. This book will be out in May 2016.

A Culture’s Catalyst: Historical Encounters with Peyote and the Native American Church in Canada. By Fannie Kahan, Edited and with an Introduction by Erika Dyck. Psychiatrists, peyote, and the Native American Church of Canada.

Cover design by Frank Reimer. This book will be out in May 2016.

A Two-Spirit Journey: The Autobiography of a Lesbian Ojibwa-Cree Elder. By Ma-Nee Chacaby with Mary Louisa Plummer. A compelling, harrowing, but ultimately uplifting story of resilience and self-discovery.

Cover design by Jess Koroscil. This book will be out in May 2016.

Spring 2016 book covers by Jess Koroscil, Mike Carroll, David Drummond, Frank Reimer, and Kirk Warren.

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