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Michel Jean


Michel Jean. Credit: Julien Faugere.

Photo: Julien Faugere

Innu Author - Quebec

Michel Jean is Innu from Mashteuiatsh. He is a writer, TV news anchor and investigative journalist revered and appreciated by audi­ences across Quebec. He has written 11 books and has contributed to a number of collections, as well as curating two volumes bringing Indigenous voices to the fore: Amun, and Wapke. His novel, Kukum, a tribute to his great-grandmother, published in Quebec in 2019 was the second-bestselling novel in Quebec in 2020, with total sales exceeding 95,000 copies.

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