Caribou and Marten hand drumming hip hop duo, Niizhoo Migizi Kwe (Shawna Redskye) and Sâkihitowin Awâsis (Cortney Dakin) fuse spoken word and northern vocables in embodied storytelling traditions. Awâsis is a geographer, writer, poet, water protector, and Phd student at Western University. Their research focuses on energy justice in Anishinaabeg pipeline resistance. Niizhoo Migizi Kwe is a singer-songwriter, potter babe, and student at Trent University who hopes to cultivate medicine for Anishinaabe Aki miinawaa Nibi.
Poet Laureate presents Pride Lit
Monday, July 23rd, 7:00pm at Aeolian Hall