Synopses & Reviews
Scofield bridges Native and non-Native worlds while offering understanding and insight into the historical and contemporary displacement of Canada's Metis people. He is the author of Native Canadiana and Love Medicine and One Song.
In The Gathering, Gregory Scofield applies the sacred teachings of the Medicine Wheel to the harsh reality of life on the skids. Using poetry as a healing metaphor, he embarks on a personal journey that parallels the historic and contemporary displacement of the Métis people. With anger, humor, and powerful language, The Gathering offers rare insight into the world of Canada's Métis, creating a bridge between Native and non-Native worlds.