Richard Van Camp

Richard Van Camp

Northwest Territories

Richard Van Camp is an internationally renowned storyteller and best-selling author, a member of the Dogrib (TłĮchǫ) Dene Nation, and was born in Fort Smith, Northwest Territories. He is the author of dozens of books, including The Lesser Blessed, a Canadian classic. Van Camp uses oral story-telling skills and traditions to braid together pop culture with TłĮchǫ Dene customs and some Fort Smith grace in his short story collection Moccasin Square Gardens.

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