JILLIAN MORRIS IN PIECES
A Collection of writing
News about what I'm up to
COLLINGWOOD'S NEW POET LAUREATE WILL USE PLATFORM TO PROMOTE INCLUSION
April 6, 2022
This is an exciting role that carries so much responsibility. I hope to promote all life over my term as Poet Laureate.
YONNHE'ÓN:WE, A CELEBRATION OF INDIGENOUS ARTS
February 15 & 22
The Yonnhe’ón:we Indigenous Arts Series honours the life-giving spirit of story. Experience February film nights, February 15 & 22 at the Simcoe Street Theatre. Hosted by Collingwood Poet Laureate Jillian Morris. Be immersed in the power of Indigenous storytelling through poetry, film, and music.
VIDEO: COLLINGWOOD POET LAUREATE REFLECTS ON JULY 1 WITH POEM
July 1, 2022
Entitled: With Respect, the spoken word performance by Jillian Morris challenged the crowd to remember that July 1 is a solemn day of remembrance for many.
“But the Mohawk call themselves Kanienkeha - People of the Flint - and flint does not melt easily into the great American melting pot.”