I am very please to announce that Duncan Mercredi will be our IBPC judge this coming spring.
Here is his page at Manitoba Author Publication Index: http://www.mbwriter.mb.ca/mapindex/m_profiles/mercredi_d.html
Here is his page at NCI FM Aboriginal Radio, where he hosts NCI's Blues Show (how cool): http://www.ncifm.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=21%3Aduncan-mercredi&catid=8%3Apersonalities&Itemid=27
A link for your enjoyment, via Google Books, here is his section in the anthology Native Poetry in Canada (how excellent): link=http://books.google.com/books?id=qwWPfNUnyVwC&dq=%22native+poetry+in+canada%22&pg=PP1&ots=cEbJ6NTHmQ&source=bn&sig=yOmAFcHdLNTeBkNoIIXaARStS7Y&hl=en&sa=X&oi=book_result&resnum=4&ct=result#PPA199,M1 where he is quoted:
"I want people to travel that path that I have traveled, to meet the people I have met, to experience my dreams and my visions in some way, even a little way, maybe be able to identify where I've been and to some extent see the path that lies before me. In this way I hope they will eagerly travel with me on my journey to forever."
And here he is Googled: http://www.google.com/search?q=%22duncan+mercredi%22&hl=en&pwst=1&filter=0