On Edge Reading Series: Joshua Whitehead
The Writing Centre presents the On Edge Reading Series SPRING 2023, which seeks to enrich literary and writing communities both inside and outside of the Emily Carr University community.
On Edge Reading Series SPRING 2023 season with:
Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at 6:30 pm PT
Online event: Zoom registration
Joshua Whitehead is an Oji-nêhiyaw, Two-Spirit member of Peguis First Nation (Treaty 1). He is the author of full-metal indigiqueer, Jonny Appleseed, and Making Love with the Land. He is also the editor of Love after the End: an Anthology of Two-Spirit and Indigiqueer Speculative Fiction and has a chapbook, Indigiqueerness: a Conversation on Storytelling
to be published in 2023 with AU Press alongside Angie Abdou. Currently,
he is an Assistant Professor at the University of Calgary where he is
housed in the departments of English and International Indigenous
FREE and open to the public. ASL interpretation is provided.
Please click here to see all readers for the On Edge Spring 2023 season.
About the Series:
The On Edge series showcases the work of writers who are doing the freshest, most interesting, and relevant work, writers who are also artists, volunteers, literary award winners, social justice organizers, prison abolitionists, literary organizers, dancers, managing editors, filmmakers, creative writing instructors, and scholars. The On Edge programming serves to enrich literary and writing communities both inside and outside of ECUAD. The series is support by the Emily Carr Writing Centre with grateful acknowledgement to the Canada Council for the Arts and the Coast Salish First Nations whose traditional lands we are on.
This series is organized and hosted by Mercedes Eng and assisted by Tenaya Fogelman