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Wahkohtowin: Everything/Everyone is Connected
A Spoken Word event
“Wahkohtowin: Everything/Everyone is Connected”
Performance happens July 22 at 8 pm
Will be on Urban’s website urbanshaman.org
Celebrating Vancouver’s 20th Talking Stick Festival–Online this year
Shayla Elizabeth, poetry (poet featured in image with artwork by Norval Morrisseau “Sacred Snake of Good and Evil”)
Performing with Aaron Dumas, djembe; and Jolene Wilson, Traditional Singer Honouring LAND
Shayla Elizabeth is a mixed-blood Iniwé (Cree) writer, poet, storyteller, Spoken Word artist, who has been a member of the Indigenous Writers Collective, MB, since 1999. Her work has been published in Contem-porary Verse 2 lit. journal, the Indigenous paper “First Perspective”, and featured on CBC radio and NCI FM, among others. She has been published in Manitowapow: Writings from the Land of Water, edited by Dr. Warren Cariou and Dr. Niigan Sinclair. She also has participated at Speaking Crow, a poetry open-mic. She was most recently published in RED RISING magazine, “Matriarchy” issue.