Navigating the Effects of Colonialism and Systematic Oppression in Elliott’s “A Mind Spread Out on the Ground”

“Alicia Elliott”. Digital Image. Toronto Star. 12 April 2019. Retrieved from www.thestar.com 1 December 2020.
“Map of the Six Nations of the Grand River reserve”. Digital Image. University of Waterloo. 8 December 2015. Retrieved from https://uwaterloo.ca/human-rights-equity-inclusion/indigenousinitiatives/territorial-acknowledgement. 28 November 2020.
@ellialic. “So proud of this absolutely surreal accomplishment. It’s been so long and so hard and so thankless — and then this happens. Nya:weh, @amazonbooks for spreading your magic in my direction and making my book an Editors’ Pick for August!! And for putting my book on a billboard in my favourite city!! (Other than Toronto, obvs.) I’m all full up. ❤❤❤❤”. Instagram, 26 August, 2020. https://www.instagram.com/p/CEX-wJgg8Aw/.
@WordsandGuitar. “It really does feel like this world is leaning even further into cruelty and away from kindness. It’s stomach-churning to witness.” Twitter, 20 November 2020. https://twitter.com/WordsandGuitar/status/1329973553777750019.
@WordsandGuitar. “One of these days where I just feel like crying all day for no particular reason.” Twitter, 20 November 2020. https://twitter.com/WordsandGuitar/status/1329901048765550598.
“Haudenosaunee author Alicia Elliott poses for a portrait at the offices of Penguin Random House Canada, the publisher of her new book ‘A Mind Spread Out on the Ground’ in Toronto”. Digital Image. CBC. 29 March 2019. Retrieved from www.cbc.ca 29 November 2020.
“People gather in Edmonton during a rally in response to Gerald Stanley’s acquittal in the shooting death of Colten Boushie.” Digital Image. The Conversation. 18 February 2018. Retrieved from www.theconversation.com 27 November 2020.
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  3. Meat, Poultry, Fish, Dry Beans, Eggs and Nuts
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  5. Fruits
  6. Bread, Cereal, Rice and Pasta
“Alicia Elliott and the cover of her 2019 memoir ‘A Mind Spread Out on the Ground’”. Digital Image. NOW Magazine. 30 April 2019. Retrieved at www.nowtoronto.com 30 November 2020.

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