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Dry lips oughta move to Kapuskasing : a play —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
Book
2010
67 available of 73 items

"Tells another story of the mythical Wasaychigan Hill Indian Reserve, also the setting for Tomson Highway's award winning play The Rez Sisters. Where in The Rez Sisters the focus was on seven "Wasy" women and the game of...

Kiss of the fur queen —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author.
Book
2005
46 available of 53 items

Fox on the ice / Maageesees maskwameek kaapit / Tomson Highway ; osisopéhikéwina Brian Deines. —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
Book
2011
80 available of 83 items

One winter afternoon, Joe and Cody went ice fishing with their papa, their mama, and Cody's little black dog, Ootsie. It was the perfect day to fish. The sky was clear, and the sun made the snow sparkle like diamonds. Br...

From oral to written : a celebration of Indigenous literature in Canada, 1980-2010 —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author.
Book
2017
14 available of 15 items

"Aboriginal Canadians tell their own stories, about their own people, in their own voice, from their own perspective. If as recently as forty years ago there was no recognizable body of work by Canadian writers, as recen...

Dragonfly kites —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author.
Book
2016
30 available of 36 items

Caribou song —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
Book
2013
73 available of 77 items

Joe and Cody are brothers who follow the caribou (ateek) all year long. Joe plays the accordion (kitoochigan) and Cody dances to entice the wandering caribou. But when thousands of caribou heed their call, the boys becom...

The rez sisters : a play in two acts —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
Book
1988
99 available of 102 items

Tired of losing at Bingo, a group of seven sisters band together to beat the system and secure their financial future. Evoking the harsh realities and impossible dreams that come to life on Canada's Native reserves, The ...

A tale of monstrous extravagance : imagining multilingualism —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
Book
2015
2 available of 2 items

Playwright, novelist, polyglot, pianist, trickster Tomson Highway's Henry Kreisel Lecture on the importance of multilingualism.

Comparing mythologies —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
Book
2003
3 available of 3 items

Dragonfly kites —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
Book
2002
33 available of 33 items

Joe and Cody may live far from other people, but that deosn't mean they are lonely. The surrounding wildlife lake wonderful friends. But the dragonflies are their favourites. Transforming them into gossamer kites, Joe an...

Rose —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
Book
2003
2 available of 2 items

Life & Times. Tomson Highway
DVD] :thank You For The Love You Gave
1997
1 available of 1 items

In this moving documentary, Life & Times takes viewers behind-the-scenes into the world of a passionate, creative artist who reveals himself through his many accomplishments - music, playwriting, and novel writing. Inclu...

The rez sisters a play in two acts —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
DAISY Sound Recording
2001
1 available of 1 items

Seven women attempt to beat the odds by winning the biggest bingo in the world and escaping their tortured lives.

Life & Times. Tomson Highway
DVD] :native Voice
1997
1 available of 1 items

A profile of Tomson Highway, Canada's foremost native playwright. Includes excerpts from his play Dry Lips oughta move to Kapuskasing.

Kiss of the Fur Queen —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
EBook
2011

Born into a magical Cree world in snowy northern Manitoba, Champion and Ooneemeetoo Okimasis are all too soon torn from their family and thrust into the hostile world of a Catholic residential school. Their language is f...

Kiss of the fur queen —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2002

Abraham Okimasis' native family lives happily in northern Manitoba until his two sons, Champion and Ooneemeetoo, are taken from them and sent to a Catholic residential school. There their names are changed, their culture...

Kiss of the fur queen —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2002

Abraham Okimasis' native family lives happily in northern Manitoba until his two sons, Champion and Ooneemeetoo, are taken from them and sent to a Catholic residential school. There their names are changed, their culture...

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