Warren Cariou (Métis)
Professor, U of Manitoba 

Dept. of English, Theatre, Film & Media

Warren Cariou is the Series Editor of the First Voices, First Texts Series at the University of Manitoba Press, which will soon be releasing the collected works of Vera Manuel, titled Honouring the Strength of Indian Women: Plays, Stories, Poetry.


Rick Monture (Mohawk)
Associate Professor, McMaster University
Depts. of English & Cultural Studies and Indigenous Studies

Rick Monture is Mohawk, Turtle clan, from Six Nations, and an Associate Professor in the Department of English & Cultural Studies and Indigenous Studies at McMaster University.  He is the author of We Share Our Matters: Two Centuries of Writing and Resistance at Six Nations of the Grand River (2014).


Rudy Reimer/Yumks (Squamish)
Associate Professor
Depts. of First Nations Studies &


Rudy Reimer, or Yumks, is an Indigenous Archaeologist from Skwxwu7mesh Uxwumixw who implements Indigenous perspectives into his research. He is the host of Wild Archaeology on the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network.


Brendan Edwards
Head of Library & Archives, ROM

As part of his MA, Brendan Edwards wrote Paper Talk: a History of Libraries, Print Culture, and Aboriginal Peoples in Canada before 1960, published in 2005 by Scarecrow Press.

Warren Cariou
Rick Monture
Rudy Reimer
Brendan Edwards