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AUTHOR TALKS – An Indigenous Perspective

July 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free

JESSICA OUTRAM is Cobourg’s Poet Laureate.  She is a Métis writer and educator with roots in the Georgian Bay Métis Community from the Verified Métis family lines of Solomon and Berger/Beaudoin. She currently works as Principal of Indigenous Education, supporting all schools K-12 in Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board. Jessica is co-host of The Hummingbird Podcast, a weekly podcast about creativity, arts, literature, and life.

Jessica will bring us a brief history of Métis in Ontario told through her own family’s story.  We have asked her to share some of her poetry also.

You are reminded to bring a folding chair.

Details

Date:
July 23
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Museum Staff
Phone:
905-373-7222
Email:
info@cobourgmuseum.ca
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Venue

Sifton-Cook Heritage Centre
141 Orr Street
Cobourg, ON K9A 0J6 Canada
Phone:
905.373.7222
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