w’daub awae | speaking true
Welcome to Kegedonce Press!
Ahnee! Serving up all the tasty literary treats you've come to expect, 24/7. Since 1993, Kegedonce Press has been crafting beautiful books that involve Indigenous Peoples at all levels of production. Based at Neyaashiinigmiing, on the traditional territory of the Chippewas of Nawash First Nation.
The Anishinaubemowin Series, by Basil Johnston.
The Gift of the Stars and Living In Harmony
The Gift of the Stars
Before books there was the land. It taught our ancestors what they needed to know in order to survive, it challenged our ancestors to use what they had learned to edify their spirits, souls, hearts and mind. What they learned was revelation. --Basil H. Johnst
UNEARTHING SECRETS, GATHERING TRUTHS
by Jules Arita Koostachin
To unearth our secrets means we must face our past, and in doing so,
we will find our voice.
Unearthing Secrets, Gathering Truths delves into the life and the healing of an lnnininew woman from the ancestral lands of the Moshkekowok, now called Northern Ontario. It is through the process of writing broken poetry; visual poetry rooted
Aaron Paquette's fabulous fantasy novel, Lightfinder, won the 2015 Burt Award for First Nations, Métis and Inuit Literature!
"Lightfinderis a brilliantly fresh, enthralling first novel, a novel that I expect will inspire a new generation of young readers both within and far beyond Canada’s First Nations, Metis and Inuit communities. In fact, I’d venture to say Lightfinder will likely be not only