Born 1861 on Six Nations Territory, Ontario; Mohawk-English parentage; died Vancouver, British Columbia, 1913; known as a ‘Confederation poet’, writer, performer, Native activist; friend of suffragists, including Nellie L. McClung.
Veronica Strong-Boag and Carole Gerson, Paddling Her Own Canoe: the Times and Texts of E. Pauline Johnson (Tekahionwake) (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2000)
Carole Gerson and Veronica Strong-Boag, E. Pauline Johnson, Tekahionwake. Collected Poems and Selected Prose (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2002).
Veronica Strong-Boag, ‘A Red Girl’s Reasoning’: E. Pauline Johnson Constructs the New Nation in In the Days of Our Grandmothers: a Reader in Aboriginal Women’s History in Canada, Mary-Ellen Kelm and Lorna Townsend, eds. (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2006).