Big Buck City

Selected Readings and Workshops

2016 An Evening with Indigenous Authors, A National Aboriginal Day Celebration, Ottawa ON

2015 Keynote address, Inaugural Gathering of the Indigenous Library Studies Association, Six Nations Polytechnic, Ohsweken ON

Reading, Playwrights Reading Series, University of Regina, Regina, SK

Reading, First Nations Reading Series, First Nations University of Canada, Regina SK

2014 INSPIRE! The Toronto International Book Fair, the First Nations, Métis and Inuit Literary Circle seminar  Indigenous Theatre and Performance with Reneltta Arluk, Lee Maracle and Yvette Nolan, Toronto, ON

2013 Reading, Owens Art Gallery, Mount Allison University, Sackville, NB

2012 "Where Is My Voice Coming From?", a keynote address to the Anskohk Aboriginal Writers Festival, Saskatoon, SK

2011 Reading, the Playwrights Series, Shu-Box Theatre, Riddell Centre, University of Regina, Regina, SK

2010 "A Field at the Centre of the World", a keynote address to First Voices, First Texts, A Colloquium, Centre for Creative Writing and Oral Culture, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB

2009 Native American Theatre: A Panel of Playwrights, with Diane Glancy, Margo Kane, Yves Sioui-Durand, part of Origins, Festival of First Nations, The British Library, London, England

2008 Reading, Institute for American Indian Arts Museum, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2007 Native Theater Festival, The Public Theater, New York City, U.S.A.

2004 For the Love of Words, First Nations Literature Conference, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
2003 National Native Playwrights Summit
2002 Theatre and Exile, The Graduate Drama Centre, University of Toronto, ON
Diasporic City, Culture of Cities Project, York University, Toronto, ON
2000 Fifth International Writers’ Symposium, Monterry, Mexico
Labrador Creative Arts Festival
1999 Wilde About Sappho, Ottawa, ON
1995 Northern Michigan University, U.S.A.
Conference of the Association for the Study of the New Literatures in English, Trier, Germany
1994 Writing Thru Race, Vancouver, BC
Victoria Literary Arts Festival for the Commonwealth Games, Victoria, B.C.
1993 Graduate Drama Centre of the University of Toronto, ON
Beyond Survival: The Waking Dreamer Ends the Silence, McGill University, Hull QC
1992 Celebrating Our Survival, Duck Lake (Saskatchewan)
Returning the Gift, Norman OK, U.S.A.
1991 University of Hawaii, Honolulu, U.S.A.
1991 Third Spanish Canadian Studies Conference, Madrid
1990 Harbourfront International Festival of Authors, Toronto, ON
1990 Words Without Borders in Celebration ’90, Vancouver, BC