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DAISY Sound Recording

2001
Katherine (Katya) Vogt is now an old woman living in Winnipeg, but the story of how she and her family came to Canada begins in Russia in 1910, on a wealthy Mennonite estate. Here they lived in a world bounded by the pro...

DVD

1987
pt.1. [1]. Ikwe: A young Ojibwa girl of 1770, Ikwe awakens one night from a disturbing dream about a strange man. The arrival of a young Scottish fur trader transforms her dream into reality. Marrying him, Ikwe leaves he...

DVD

1987
Places not our own: By 1929, Canada's West was largely tamed. The land that had been home to generations of Metis was taken over by the railroads and new settlers. The Metis became a forgotten people, relegated to eking...

DVD

2006
Disc 1: 1. Garrett Wilson's "To The Wire" tells a story of lasting friendship between a boy and his first dog some 60 years ago. The kids talk about the pets they have and exotic ones they would like to have. -- 2. Rita...
Book jacket

Book

1997
"Nine beautiful stories set in Manitoba past and present explore dislocation between cultures and generations, ourselves and our yearnings. An elderly couple deals with a murderous granddaughter; a middle-aged woman brin...
Book jacket

DAISY Sound Recording

2004
Prairie writing forms a literary landscape as abundant as the ranchlands, farm fields, forests and cityscapes it portrays. Includes stories by Sandra Birdsell, Bonnie Burnard, Sharon Butala, F.P. Grove, Margaret Laurence...