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Daniel David Moses

Daniel David Moses

Playwright and poet, Daniel David Moses, a trailblazer among Canada’s First Nations writers, hails from the Six Nations Grand River. His most recent poetry collections are River Range (a CD with original music by David Deleary) and A Small Essay on the Largeness of Light and Other Poems (2012). His plays include Coyote City (a nominee for the 1991 Governor General’s Literary Award for Drama), The Dreaming Beauty (a winner of the 1990 Theatre Canada National Playwrighting Competition) and Almighty Voice and His Wife, now included in The Norton Anthology of Drama, 2nd Edition, Volume 2: The Nineteenth Century to the Present.

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