Coded Territories

imagineNATIVE's first book, Coded Territories: Tracing Indigenous Pathways in New Media Art, was published in October 2014. Created in partnership with Ryerson Image Centre - and published by the University of Calgary Press - Coded Territories is an anthology of essays written by leading Canadian Indigenous new media artists. 

The publication is a much-needed resource in the academic, artistic and cultural discourse around Indigenous new media art. Edited by Steven Loft and Kerry Swanson, the book features essays by:

  • Jackson 2Bears
  • Stephen Foster
  • Candice Hopkins
  • Cheryl L'Hirondelle
  • Jason Lewis
  • Steven Loft
  • Archer Pechawis

Hard copies of the book have sold out, however, you may download the book for FREE via the University of Calgary Press Open Access portal. 


Coded Territories has been shortlisted for the 2015 Alberta Book of the Year by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta! Winners will be announced on 18 September 2015.