Since 1990, The Word On The Street has proudly hosted some of the finest talent in Canadian literature. Our next festival is shaping up to be another great one. Check out all of the confirmed authors, performers, and storytellers below!
Tenille Campbell is a Dene & Métis author and photographer from English River First Nation in Northern Saskatchewan. She completed her MFA in Creative Writing from UBC and is in her fourth year of PhD studies at the University of Saskatchewan, focusing in Indigenous Literature. She is the author of #IndianLovePoems, a poetry collection with a gaze upon Indigenous Erotica and the humour within.
She is also the artist behind SWEETMOON PHOTOGRAPHY, a successful photography business that specializes in photographing Indigenous people, and the co-creator of TEA&BANNOCK, an online collective blog featuring the photographs and stories of Indigenous women photographers throughout Canada.
Poetry: (Saskatoon,SK), Indian Love Poems
Covering Indigenous adventures from Wahpole Island to Northern Saskatchewan to the coast of Vancouver, #IndianLovePoems is a poetry collection that delves into the humour and truths of love and lust within Indigenous communities.