Critical Writing Index

Shelley Niro

by Murray Whyte

The Toronto Star, May 21, 2017, pp. 1-6

Shelley Niro addresses her life and work to Murray Whyte: her interpretation of her ancestry and Canadian history is laced with humor and subtle absurdity. Whyte depicts Niro who has always defied conventions as she grows up and how Niro finds her creative force in photography, film-making and performance.

ITEM 2017.001 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Battlefields of My AncestorsShelley Niro

Rebecca Belmore

Mohawks in BeehivesShelley Niro

The Iroquois Is a Highly Developed Matriarchal SocietyShelley Niro

The 500 Year ItchShelley Niro

The ShirtShelley Niro