The journalist and cartoonist's new book reports from the frontlines of the Canadian Northwest Territories on how Canada’s colonial legacy – from Residential Schools designed to destroy Indigenous cultures, to exploitative resource extraction – continues to affect the people of the Dene Nation.
Joe Sacco, one of the world's greatest cartoonists, is widely hailed as the creator of war reportage comics. He is the author of, among other books, Palestine, which received the American Book Award, and Safe Area: Goražde, which won the Eisner Award and was named a New York Times notable book and Time magazine's best comic book of 2000. His books have been translated into fourteen languages and his comics reporting has appeared in Details, The New York Times Magazine, Time, Harper's and the Guardian. He lives in Portland, Oregon.