7:00 PM on December 2nd. The author, Armand Ruffo, will read for 45 minutes and then there will be a question and answer period. Attached you should find the artist's information.
Armand Garnet Ruffo was born in northern
Ontario and draws on his Ojibwe heritage
for his writing. He is recognized as a major
contributor to both contemporary
Indigenous literature and Indigenous
literary scholarship in Canada. The author
of numerous publications, his books
include Norval Morrisseau: Man Changing
Into Thunderbird (2014) and Treaty #
(2019), both finalists for the Governor General’s Literary Award. He is a recipient
of a Honourary Life Membership Award from The League of Canadian Poets, and
in 2020, he was awarded the Latner Canada Writers’ Trust Poetry Prize for a body of work. He currently lives in Kingston and teaches at Queen’s University.
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