Angela Sterritt is Gitxsan journalist, writer and artist. Her reports have appeared in the Globe and Mail, The National, CBC’s The Current, and various national and local news programs. She currently works with CBC Vancouver as television, radio and online reporter.
About Her Talk
Angela Sterritt will share her journey as an Indigenous woman, a journalist and a parent, and how all three tie together. This is a story about struggle, resilience and a hopeful path ahead.
Angela currently works with CBC Vancouver as television, radio and online reporter. In the fall of 2017, Angela launched “Reconcile This,” a CBC column that explores the tensions between Indigenous people and institutions. Almost immediately the column created policy changes and won three awards including an international Gabriel award.
Angela accepted the Investigative Award of the Year from Journalists for Freedom of Expression for CBC’s coverage of MMIWG in 2017. She has twice won Best Audio Work of the Year at the ImagineNative film festival.