Calling Down the Sky

Calling Down the Sky by Rosanna Deerchild

Calling Down the Sky

  • Paperback
  • Bookland Press (2015)
  • SKU: 9781772310054
Regular price $16.95
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Calling Down the Sky is a poetry collection that describes deep personal experiences and post generational effects of the Canadian Aboriginal Residential School confinements in the 1950's when thousands of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit children were placed in these schools against their parents' wishes. Many were forbidden to speak their language and practice their own culture. The author portrays how the ongoing impact of the residential schools problem has been felt throughout generations and has contributed to social problems that continue to exist today.

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