[Ebook] ➧ Massacre Street Author Paul Zits – Techotechies.us

Massacre Street The Storm Had Been Long Brewing The Cloud In The West No Bigger Than A Man S HandMerging Poetry And Historical Records, Zits Masterfully Re Creates A Poetic View Of The Frog Lake Massacre Of April 2, 1885 His Collage And Cut Up Techniques Challenge The Histories Penned By The Event S Recorders And Reflect Upon The Difficult And Painful Complexities Of Past And Present He Weaves Together Voices Of M Tis And First Nations Participants, Settlers, And Military Officials, Using Tape Transcripts, Historical Accounts, Memoirs, And Footnotes To Create A Unique, Non Narrative Historiography Of Fragmented Poetic Language This Innovative Work Of Literary Montage Digs Deep Into A Historic Period That Continues To Garner Scholarly And Public Interest Readers Interested In Poetry And Aboriginal History Will Find This An Intriguing New Collection.

[Ebook] ➧ Massacre Street  Author Paul Zits – Techotechies.us
  • Paperback
  • 107 pages
  • Massacre Street
  • Paul Zits
  • 01 February 2017
  • 9780888646750

10 thoughts on “Massacre Street


  1. says:

    I bought this book of poetry in Calgary at the Writers Guild of Alberta Conference It appealed to me because I wanted to learn about the Frog Lake Massacre Sadly, I didn t learn as much as I wanted to from this book, but it did spark my interest and enticed me to do my own research about this tragic event in Canadian history My favorite poem is on page 103, titled, Crowfoot Chief of the Blackfoot, like a dark Duke of Wellington, in the house of the white chief with one eye open as t...


  2. says:

    A fascinating poetic view of the Louis Riel rebellion Uses a lot of found texts to tell the story Very well done.


  3. says:

    This book does a good job of combining poetry and history However, after revisiting it and reading work based in history, I have adjusted my review.

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