Dictionary of Moose Cree receives Ontario Heritage Award

It’s always nice to see good work officially acknowledged. For me, it’s even better to see a new Cree dictionary completed and offered to its community, because I know the depth and care that work requires. Here’s a March 2018 article from the United Church Observer that acknowledges Geraldine Govender of Moose Factory, lead linguist Kevin Brousseau and their hard-working team.

Read the whole article here (with lots of additional links):

https://www.ucobserver.org/culture/2018/03/geraldine-govender-moose-cree-dictionary/

Another exciting development is the online “Talking Dictionary” of Ililîmowin (Moose Cree, l-dialect),  that can be found at:

http://talkingdictionary.swarthmore.edu/moose_cree/

About Arden Ogg

Arden Ogg is Director of the Cree Literacy Network, launched in 2010 with the goal of creating Cree language literacy materials suitable for use by learners of all ages.
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