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Dry lips oughta move to Kapuskasing : a play —Highway, Tomson, 1951-
Book
2010
57 available of 74 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...

Fox on the ice / Maageesees maskwameek kaapit / Tomson Highway ; osisopéhikéwina Brian Deines. —Highway, Tomson, 1951-
Book
2011
80 available of 87 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...

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.

The rez sisters : a play in two acts —Highway, Tomson, 1951-
Book
1988
92 available of 97 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 ...

Kiss of the fur queen —Highway, Tomson, 1951- author.
Book
2005
48 available of 54 items

Caribou song —Highway, Tomson, 1951-
Book
2013
72 available of 79 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...

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

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

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

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

Dragonfly kites —Highway, Tomson, 1951-
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-
Book
2003
2 available of 2 items

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

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-
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.

Kiss of the fur queen —Highway, Tomson, 1951-
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-
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...

The rez sisters a play in two acts —Highway, Tomson, 1951-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2001

Seven women attempt to beat the odds by winning the biggest bingo in the world and escaping their tortured lives. Winner of the 1986 Dora Mavor Moore Award for Best New Play and nominated for the Governor General's Award...

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