ARCHIBALD, Jo-Ann




Author Tags: Aboriginal Authors

Jo-Ann Archibald of the Sto:lo Nation and was the director of the UBC First Nations House of Learning from 1993 to 2001. She became an editor of the Canadian Journal of Native Education and she received a National Aboriginal Achievement Award in 2000 for her work in education. With the House of Learning's first director Verna Kirkness, Archibald co-authored The First Nations Longhouse: Our Home Away From Home (Vancouver, First Nations House of Learning, 2001).

Also known as Q'um Q'um Xiiem, Jo-Ann Archibald worked with elders and storytellers to develop ways of bringing storytelling into educational contexts, resulting in Indigenous Storywork: Educating the Heart, Mind, Body and Spirit (UBC Press $85), written when she was Associate Dean for Indigenous Education in the UBC Faculty of Education.

BOOKS:

The First Nations Longhouse: Our Home Away From Home (Vancouver, First Nations House of Learning, 2001)

Indigenous Storywork: Educating the Heart, Mind, Body and Spirit (UBC Press 2008) 978-0-7748-1401-0

[UBC 2008]