‘Indigenous Writing Is Going To Continue To Set The Bar For Literary Excellence’: An Interview With Alicia Elliott And Arielle Twist

“Terese Marie Mailhot interviews Alicia Elliott and Arielle Twist about some recent triumphs in Indigenous literature — and about other triumphs still to come.”

Published: Aug 13, 2019
Length: 8 minutes (2,037 words)

A Woman, Tree or Not

In this essay from our Fine Lines series about age, Terese Marie Mailhot questions the value of Native coming of age ceremonies she missed out on.

Source: Longreads
Published: Oct 11, 2018
Length: 9 minutes (2,419 words)

Surviving Racism

Terese Marie Mailhot reflects on the systemic racism she’s experienced as a human and as a writer. She relates that speaking out against racism can come with a personal cost, but that as a natural-born liberator, she is both willing and prepared to use her voice and her stories to overcome it.

Published: May 15, 2018
Length: 18 minutes (4,585 words)