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Indigenous Poetry Podcast Radio Art 2018

Janet Rogers (Mohawk/Tuscarora) | Canada | 2018 | 23 min | Soundscape

Fresh poetic creative Indigenous voices deserve fresh poetic creative Indigenous remixes resulting in beat driven, emotionally and sonically satisfying experiences in verse. At the 2018 Verses Festival of Words in Vancouver, Indigenous poets were featured for a full afternoon of righteous original and authentic poetry presentations. Music featured in this audio scape is Loon by Ziibiwan and PBC by A Tribe Called Red feat. Sheldon Sundown.Poets featured, in order of appearance are: Valeen Jules, Victoria Inglis, Jaye Simpson, Tawahum Bige, and Dennis Scherle. Made with thanks to the Verses Festival of Words team.

 Janet Rogers is a Mohawk/Tuscarora writer from Six Nations who works in the genres of poetry, spoken word performance poetry, video poetry and recorded poetry with music. Janet is also a radio broadcaster, documentary producer, media and sound artist.