Debrief with special guest Métis journalist Danielle Paradis

Danielle Paradis is a journalist based in Edmonton, Alberta with a special interest in Indigenous and women's issues.

She's been published by Chatelaine, CANADALAND, BUSTLE, Star Metro Edmonton, Gig City, The Spraw and more.


Dani has also pitched, researched and contributed to the writing of several episodes for Canadian True Crime - including Saskatoon Freezing Deaths and Mayerthorpe Tragedy... with more to come.


Approximate timestamps of our discussion:


00:00 - Introduction to Dani Paradis, background, how she got into journalism

05:00 - Métis heritage

08:00 - Truth & Reconciliation Day - September 30

20:00 - Maranda Shelly Peter

30:00 - What Dani is working on right now


Resources and links:


Follow Dani on Twitter: @DaniParadis and check out her website www.danielleparadis.com/


Some of Dani's writing:


Lit Fest: Canada's original nonfiction festival October 14-24


Indigenous Friends


New book:

Praying to the West: How Muslims Shaped the Americas by Omar Mouallem


All Music by We Talk of Dreams


 

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