For Chanie WenjackMusic CD - 2016
From Library Staff
Listen to Downie's ten song album while you read the graphic novel of the same title. Downie's music provides a haunting soundtrack to accompany the horrible and heartbreaking story of Chanie "Charlie" Wenjack, an Indigenous boy who died while attempting to escape a residential school.
Winner of: Adult Alternative Album of the Year, Songwriter of the Year.
Laura_X Nov 08, 2016
Tragically Hip frontman, Gord Downie, tells the tragic true story of Chanie Wenjack, a 12-year-old boy who died from exposure while attempting to return home from fleeing an Ontario residential school in 1966. Downie’s project, which includes this music album, an animated film, and a graphic nove... Read More »