The Sacred Space

Brian J. Francis

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ISBN: 9781773661230

The Sacred Space

  Author:   Brian J. Francis    
  Publisher:  Acorn Press

In this intimate collection of writing and art, Brian J. Francis invites us to explore the sacred space within. Through vision, prayer, and dream work, Francis channels messages from the ancestors to help us contemplate themes of nature, mortality, truth, and reconciliation. Eclipsing space and time, Francis words and art resonate with deep texture, hope, colour, and mastery.

The result is a shimmering testament to his Mi’kmaq ancestors, and a pledge to the next generation. Guiding us beyond spirit and nation boundaries, this eloquent read is ideal for anyone seeking sanctuary, sacred space, and a comfortable seat at their own altar.

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ISBN associated with this title: 9781773661230
Item AC0217
PublisherAcorn Press
PublisherAcorn Press
Published on May 23 2023
Language eng
Pages 88
Format Hardcover
Dimensions8(in) x 8(in)
Shipping weight532(g)
Status ACTIVE TITLE
An internationally award-winning documentarian, Brian J. Francis of Elsipogtog First Nation has made the revitalization of the Mi'kmaq Nation his life's work. A renowned Mi'kmaq knowledge-keeper and community activist, he has written, produced, and directed over 70 documentaries, including The Spirit Remains (2022) The Sacred Sundance (2008) and The Circle of Justice (2003). Manager of the Juno award-winning aboriginal recording group, "Eagle Feather," he also spearheaded two APTN series: Wabanaagig (2008-2011) and Eastern Tide (2002). Francis received the Lieutenant Governor's Dialogue Award in 2020 for his work as a Cultural and Language Keeper for the Mi'kmaq Nation and self-published his first book, Between Two Worlds- Spiritual Writings and Photographs, in 2021.