In today’s class, you split into groups to discuss major themes from the novel. For your blog posting on Ravensong, tell us about one of the themes your group found to be important to Lee Maracle’s novel. Why is this theme crucial to the novel? What two scenes do you think are especially illustrative of this theme? Why are these particular scenes so significant?
Your response to this blog prompt is due no later than Wednesday, February 23.
Some further information on Lee Maracle:
Of Métis and Salish descent, Lee Maracle is a member of the Stó:lō Nation.
Here are a couple of interesting links to some further information about Lee Maracle:
Profile of Lee Maracle (University of Windsor, 2007)
Storyteller Lives Between Fiction and Myth (University of Guelph news, 1/17/2007)
Lee Maracle (NativeWiki)
Lee Maracle profile (BC Bookworld)