Saskatchewan Aboriginal Writers’ Circle Inc. (SAWCI) is an incorporated non-profit charitable organization committed to supporting Métis, First Nations, and Inuit writers of all genres through service, workshops, readings, and events.
One of the key initiatives of SAWCI is the Ânskohk Aboriginal Literature Festival.
Committed to an holistic framework of Indigenous arts (visual, literary and performing), the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Writers’ Circle Inc. objectives include:
To nurture First Nations, Métis and Inuit writers and storytellers of all genres
To connect Indigenous story-iors to supportive resources through community partnerships
To promote and showcase Indigenous story and art
Building community to nurture and share Indigenous story and art
SAWCI embraces the principle of wāhkōhtowin – relatedness (to all life) and the following statement of values to guide its relationships and the manner in which it conducts its work: