SOULPEPPER THEATRE MOUNTED ALMIGHTY VOICE AND HIS WIFE
OCTOBER 11 TO NOVEMBER 3, 2019
Daniel’s 1992 classic received a critically acclaimed remount at Toronto’s prestigious theatre stage, Soulpepper. Artistic Director, Weyni Mengesha, welcomed Almighty Voice and His Wife in their Summer/Fall 2019 season, directed by Indigenous artist Jani Lauzon. Do take a moment to listen to Ms Lauzon’s message about her fresh approach to staging this powerful true love story. Indigenous cast featured Dora-award winner Michaela Washburn and James Dallas Smith (Ipperwash, Our Town) . www.soulpepper.ca The play ran October 11 – November 3, 2019.
RECENT PUBLICATION RELEASES…
CONVERSATION WITH DANIEL DAVID MOSES, NEW RELEASE IN 2019
Conversation with Daniel David Moses, August 2016, by Annie Smith and Daniel David Moses, pages 73-96. Performing Turtle Island, Indigenous Theatre on the World Stage, edited by Jesse Archibald-Barber, Kathleen Irwin and Moira J. Day, University of Regina Press, 2019.
NEW POEM PUBLISHED BY GRAIN MAGAZINE SUMMER 2019
How a Turtle Rattles has arrived in Grain Magazine, the Journal of Eclectic Writing, Indigenous Writers and Storytellers, Volume 46.5 Summer 2019.
DANIEL’S POEM PUBLISHED IN THE BEST CANADIAN POETRY 2018 COLLECTION!
The Amerindian in the Godzilla Suit is included in The Best Canadian Poetry in English : Tenth Anniversary Edition 2018, edited by Molly Peacock and Anita Lahey, Tightrope Books, Toronto ON July 2018. ISBN: 9781988040349 $24.95 CDN.
ALEXANDER STREET PUBLISHES 9 PLAYS ONLINE
Daniel has nine selected plays from his works included in Native American Indian Drama, a collection of more than 200 plays representing the stories and creative energies of American Indian and First Nations playwrights of the 20th century. This unique, web-based publication contains full text plays with detailed, fielded information on related publications, theatres, production companies and more. The database also includes the Native Playwrights’ Newsletter, a unique resource, containing a wealth of original essays, articles, photographs, interviews, reviews and production information related to the plays. Available by subscription or one-time purchase at http://alexanderstreet.com
APPOINTMENTS & WORKS IN PROGRESS…
The Advisory Board of Oskana Poetry and Poetics book series of the University of Regina Press has appointed Daniel as a Member (2016).
EXILE, The Literary Quarterly has appointed Daniel David Moses as a Contributing Editor. Discover this exciting all-Canadian magazine at www.ExileQuarterly.com!
Journey of Peace Tree Planting and Dedication, The Woodland Cultural Centre, Brantford, ON, August 4, 2005, included Planting a Tree in August, a poem, inscribed on four granite markers at the feet of white pine saplings surrounding a bench to establish a peace garden, in memory of the people of Hiroshima and the students of residential schools, part of a long term collaboration with ElizaBeth Hill and Shelley Niro to explore the Iroquoian traditions of peace in the contemporary world.
ONLINE BLOGS, MUSINGS AND CONNECTIONS…
Diaspora Dialogues features Daniel…sparks a Globe and Mail blog:
Colleague & Fellow Poet/Playwright Vera Manuel
The late Indigenous writer, Vera Manuel, devoted her life to encouraging others to free themselves through the use of their personal voices.
The PUBLIC THEATER’S NATIVE THEATER FESTIVAL (New York City)