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M O T H E R  T O N G U E  M E D I A
arts  .  production  .  education
est. 2000
, Vancouver BC, Canada by Tanya Evanson
currently based in Montreal QC, Canada


M A N D A T E
.  Research, writing and editing for artists, non-profits, NGOs and educational institutions
.  Creation, production, direction and promotion of arts events that bridge disciplines and cultures
.  Workshops in the sphere of language, literature, performance and meditation for youth, adults and peers


P A S T  P R O D U C T I O N S
ANU BANFF 2015
Sema Space  |  Espace Sema 2014-present (monthly)
Banff Centre Spoken Word Program 2013-present
Language for Gods CD & Launch 2012
ANU 10 :: THE MOTHER 2012
ANU 9 . SURVIVE 2011
ANU 8 - HUNGER 2010
Sema 2009
The Memorists CD 2008
Invisible World CD Launch 2004
Under the Griot Tree Festival 2004
Trans-Metaphoria - Black Poetics 2001
Conscious Development 2001
Tales of Ordinary Madness 2000-1
Clicking Tongues 1996-7


P A S T  C L I E N T S
ARC Poetry Magazine
ASH Magazine
Atmasphere Art Society
Black Sheep Books
Blood Sisters (QPIRG @ Concordia University)
Bowen Arrow Productions
Brila Youth Projects
Bukowski's (restaurant)
Cacique (literary magazine)
Calgary International Spoken Word Festival
Canadian Festival of Spoken Word
Canadian Review of Literature in Performance
CRSG 88.9 FM Radio Concordia
Edmonton Poetry Festival
Ethnic Origins Bookstore
Eyewear (online magazine)
Fade to Black Productions
George Elliott Clarke
House on Bidwell
Inobe Productions
ILSC - International Language Schools of Canada
Jane Goodall Institute
Jean Pierre Makosso
Kola - A Black Literary Magazine
League of Canadian Poets
Majad Darandash
Mannafest Productions
Marianopolis Literary Journal
Mercan Dede
Northern Griots Network
Open Secret School of Whirling
Poetry Gabriola Festival
Raincity Review
Renaissance Now Productions
Riyad Hashim
Roundhouse Community & Performance Center
Ryan James
Taste of the Nation
Terminal City (newspaper)
Temmuz Arsiray Photography
The Banff Centre
The Real Scene Magazine
The Roma Swing Ensemble
Thundering Word Heard (spoken word series)
T.L. Cowan
Vancouver Videopoem Festival
Verses Festival of Words
WIC (Writers in the Community)
Women of Colour Collective (QPIRG @ McGill University)
Words Aloud
Young Poets Society of Antigua



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