Janet Rogers (Mohawk/Tuscarora)
Canada | 2018 | 6 min | English Experimental | World Premiere
Fri Oct 19 6:45 PM
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 4
Part of Positions
An erotic poem is recited while candles, sage, and honey are used in a performative ceremony, inviting our suitors to love us well, and love us better.
Janet Rogers is a writer 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, and media artist. Her radio documentaries Bring Your Drum: 50 years of Indigenous Protest Music and Resonating Reconciliation won Best Radio at imagineNATIVE in 2011 and 2013 respectively.