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Voice of rebellion : how Mozhdah Jamalzadah brought hope to Afghanistan —Staley, Roberta, author.
Book
2019
8 available of 11 items

Many have tried to silence her, but Mozhdah Jamalzadah remains the most powerful female voice of her generation in Afghanistan, boldly speaking out about women's rights. Voice of Rebellion charts her incredible journey, ...

Shania Twain : the biography —Eggar, Robin.
Book
2002
7 available of 8 items

Buffy Saint-Marie : musician, indigenous icon, and social activist —Barghoorn, Linda, author.
Book
2018
8 available of 8 items

"Inspiring people for decades, Buffy Saint-Marie is a singer-songwriter, visual artist, activist, educator, public speaker, and philanthropist. Beginning life as an orphan on a reserve in Saskatchewan, Sainte-Marie grew ...

Many moons : a songwriter's memoir —Manning, Dayna, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 4 items

"In engaging prose as smooth and colourful as her Juno-nominated melodies, Dayna Manning's memoir provides a window into the world of her songwriting. In Many Moons, Manning depicts her collaborations with Canadian legen...

Anti Diva : an autobiography —Pope, Carole.
Book
2000
1 available of 1 items

Portia White think on me
DVD
2000
2 available of 2 items

Biography of Nova Scotia born contralto Portia White, who in the 1940' and 50's was often compared to the American Marian Anderson, covering her singing and teaching careers. Uses archival film and TV footage, excerpts f...

I, Bificus a memoir —Naked, Bif.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Bif Naked was born in secret to a teenager living in India, hidden away in a mental hospital, adopted by missionaries and then moved to North America. Targeted by girl gangs and facing other abusive situations, she joine...

I, Bificus a memoir —Naked, Bif.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Bif Naked was born in secret to a teenager living in India, hidden away in a mental hospital, adopted by missionaries and then moved to North America. Targeted by girl gangs and facing other abusive situations, she joine...

Surfacing
Streaming Video
2015

This short film explores the passions of acclaimed musician and songwriter Sarah McLachlan, using her own words and drawings to guide us through her rich creative world, the founding of the groundbreaking Lilith Fair, an...

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