Reading List: First Métis Man of Odesa

Persephone Theatre is pleased to partner with Turning the Tide Bookstore to create book lists for our performances.

Lists will be curated by the Turning the Tide staff, to act as a supplement to what you see on our stage.

Expand your knowledge about the themes, history and information within our productions.

All the books on the list are available for purchase through the Turning the Tide.

Use the promo code PERSEPHONE online to get 20% off any titles on this curated list.

See below for the list of books that were chosen for First Métis Man of Odesa.

List curated by Tracey Mitchell

Adult Non-Fiction

Métis Rising: Living Our Present Through the Power of Our Past
by Yvonne Boyer and Larry Chartrand

Feeling Seen: Reconnecting in a Disconnected World
by Jody Carrington

The North-West Is Our Mother: the Story of Louis Riel’s People, the Métis Nation
by Jean Teillet

Our Others: Stories of Ukrainian Diversity
by Olesya Yaremchuk

Adult Fiction

The Sentence: A Novel
by Louise Erdrich

Avenue of Champions
by Conor Kerr

Unbearable Lightness of Being
by Milan Kundera

Calling Ukraine: A Novel
by Johannes Lichtman

The Foghorn Echoes
by Danny Ramadan

The Island of Missing Trees
by Elif Shafak

Our Country Friends: A Novel
by Gary Shteyngart

Your Ad Could Go Here: Stories
by Oksana Zabuzhko


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