Katherena Vermette Public Reading

Katherena Vermette

On March 8, 2017 at 12:30PM, University of Winnipeg’s Carol Shields Writer-in-Residence Katherena Vermette will be giving a free public reading in Room 1LO7.

A M├ętis writer from Treaty One territory, Katherena won the 2013 Governor General’s Literary Award for Poetry for her first book, North End Love Songs. She is also the author of the children’s picture-book series The Seven Teachings Stories, and the novel The Break. Her short film documentary, This River, was released in 2016.