Books written by Leanne Simpson


Islands of Decolonial Love

Arbeiter Ring Pub | November 19, 2017 | 143 pages
Course Codes:  CDN 5003
Semester:  Fall-2017
In her debut collection of short stories, Islands of Decolonial Love, renowned writer and activist Leanne Simpson vividly explores the lives of contemporary Indigenous Peoples and communities, especially those of her own Nishnaabeg nation.  More Info

Dancing On Our Turtle's Back

Arbeiter Ring Pub | November 19, 2017 | 164 pages
Course Codes:  CDN 5003
Semester:  Fall-2017
By combining provocative prose with photo-essay, Time and the Suburbs explores the disappearance of cities in North America under the weight of suburban, exurban, and other forms of development that are changing the way we live and do politics. Drawing on social theory from Henri Lefebvre and Guy... More Info

Lighting the Eighth Fire

Arbeiter Ring Pub | November 18, 2008 | 232 pages
This remarkable collection of essays by leading Indigenous scholars focuses on the themes of freedom, liberation and Indigenous resurgence as they relate to the land. They analyze treaties, political culture, governance, environmental issues, economy, and radical social movements from an... More Info

This Is an Honour Song

Arbeiter Ring Pub | April 20, 2010 | 366 pages
This is an Honour Song is a collection of narratives, poetry, and essays exploring the broad impact of the 1990 resistance at Kanehsatā:ke, otherwise known as the "Oka Crisis". The book is written by leading Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists, scholars, activists and traditional people, and is... More Info