DAVID A. ROBERTSON (he, him, his) is a Swampy Cree author and graphic novelist based in Winnipeg. He has published more than 20 books across a variety of genres including novels, children's books and memoir. He is most notable for his novel When We Were Alone, which won the 2017 Governor General's Literary Award, the McNally Robinson Best Book for Young People Award, and was a finalist for the TD Canadian Children's Literature Award. Outside of literature Robertson hosts the CBC Manitoba podcast Kiwew and works passionately in support of freedom to read. Best suited for students in Grades 3-6, but all are welcome. Classrooms are encouraged to register!
*upon registration, please record your email address carefully. A Zoom link will be emailed to all participants before the program. If you are registering as a classroom, please ensure you can log-in once, as the educator, and simply share your screen with other attendees (we will not have enough room if teachers share the link with their students and have them log-in individually)