Performing Turtle Island

Performing Turtle Island

Indigenous Theatre on the World Stage

Edited by Jesse Rae Archibald-Barber , Kathleen Irwin and Moira J. Day

Published by: University of Regina Press

256 pages, 6.00 x 9.00 in

  • Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780889776562
  • Published: September 2019


Comprised of multidisciplinary and diverse perspectives, Performing Turtle Island considers theatre as a tool for community engagement, education, and resistance, and examines how communities in turn influence the construction of Indigenous identities through theatre. Contributors: Megan Davies (York University), Spy Dénommé-Welch (Brock University), Floyd Favel (Poundmaker First Nation), Carol Greyeyes (University of Saskatchewan), Michael Greyeyes (Muskeg Lake First Nation), Kahente Horn-Miller (Carleton University), Dione Joseph (Onehunga, New Zealand), Catherine Magowan (Hamilton, ON), Daniel David Moses (Queen's University), Yvette Nolan (University of Saskatchewan), Armand Ruffo (Sagamok Ojibway and Chapleau Cree Fox Lake First Nations, Queen's University), Annie Smith (Grand Prairie Regional College)