Katherena Vermette


Katherena Vermette is a Métis writer from Treaty 1 territory, the heart of the Métis Nation, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Her first book, North End Love Songs (The Muses Company) won the Governor General's Literary Award for Poetry. Her National Film Board documentary, this river, won the 2017 Canadian Screen Award for Best Short, and her novel, The Break (House of Anansi), won the 2017 Amazon.ca First Novel Award. She holds a Master of Fine Arts from the University of British Columbia, and lives in Winnipeg, Manitoba.


The Break

Katherena Vermette


River Woman

Katherena Vermette


Pemmican Wars

Katherena Vermette, Scott B. Henderson, et al.


Red River Resistance

Katherena Vermette, Donovan Yaciuk, et al.


This Place: 150 Years Retold

Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley, Katherena Vermette, et al.


Perception: A Photo Series

Kc Adams



Katherena Vermette