Kent Monkman: A trickster with a cause crashes Canada’s 150th birthday party

Kent Monkman: A trickster with a cause crashes Canada’s 150th birthday party Fri, 06 Jan 2017 18:50:14 Subverting the style of painting's Old Masters and the founding narratives of Confederation, a Cree artist and his alter ego, Miss Chief Eagle Testickle, are challenging colonial national myths in a new exhibit Avenue Road Arts Kent Monkman: A trickster
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Better wages mean better child care

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The Globe and Mail

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Small airplane crashes into lake in eastern Kent County

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Native News

Native News Mon, 19 Dec 2016 16:00:00 (Alaska) -- The Iñupiat people, a tribe native to Alaska, did not have a written language for much of their history. Instead, for thousands of years, their culture was article Police Killed More Native Americans in 2016 Than Previous Year (USA) -- The
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Explore Books Letters Pens, Writing Letters, and more!

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39 entries from August

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Italian referendum seen as populism’s next big test – with worrying implications for EU

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Kent Monkman: A trickster with a cause crashes Canada’s 150th birthday party

Kent Monkman: A trickster with a cause crashes Canada’s 150th birthday party Fri, 06 Jan 2017 17:24:28 In Kent Monkman’s studio in west Toronto, there’s a large painting based on Robert Harris’s famous group portrait of the Fathers of Confederation. The delegates at the Charlottetown constitutional meetings of 1864 stand or sit in their accustomed
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