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Blue Quills Conference on Indigenous Thought, May 2017

An exciting opportunity for those lucky enough to travel: The theme of the conference, Indigenous Thought and Being, is about celebrating Indigenous peoples’ reclamation of their own systems and knowledge and Indigenous thought regarding present day issues. We will explore … Continue reading

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Cree Stories with Louis Bird: Winnipeg

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UofA wahkotowin Project Intensive – June 2017

What an opportunity for the lucky few who get accepted! https://www.ualberta.ca/native-studies/programs/aboriginal-governance-program/wahkohtowin-project-intensive NS 403/NS 503/LAW 599 – The ᐘᐦᑯᐦᑐᐏᐣ wahkohtowin Project Intensive: ᒥᔪ ᐑᒉᐦᑐᐏᐣ miyo-wîcêhtowin  Principles and Practice The Cree concept of wahkohtowin (roughly: our inter-relatedness and interdependence) has been a central … Continue reading

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pê-nêhiyawêk: Come Speak Cree in Regina with Darren Okemaysim

FREE conversational Cree classes every Monday evening from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the Gathering Place 4001 3rd Avenue North, Regina. For more information or to register call (306) 522-7494. Please Share.

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pê-nêhiyawêk: Come speak Cree!

There are so many exciting summer workshops and Cree language learning opportunities. If you know of a good one, please comment below, or send me a poster at creeliteracy@gmail.com (or inbox me on Facebook): it would be great to gather … Continue reading

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Moose Factory Cree Language Course: N-Dialect (Peawanuck)

Thanks to Kepin Brousseau for pointing out that this course will be offered in the n-dialect of Peawanuck (not the L-dialect of Moose Factory)

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First Nations Healing Workshop, North Battleford, August 2015

Sincere thanks to David MacKinnon, Tyrone Tootoosis, and everyone they assembled in North Battleford to present this wonderful gift of traditional knowledge. The tachings of Jerry Saddleback and Wes Fineday made an inspirational morning; Michelle Good and Kim Tootoosis gave us a … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Event in North Battleford – Please share!

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CREE STORIES: An evening with Neal McLeod, Duncan Mercredi, and Rosanna Deerchild

ᐘᐦᐚ ᓇᐯᐤ / wahwâ napêw! Having that Neal McLeod in town is bringing out the Cree shenanigans in some of our very favourite Winnipeg writers! Please join us this evening if you’re able.  August 14, 2014 7:30pm at Winnipeg’s Neechi Commons, corner … Continue reading

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21st Century Tools for Indigenous Languages – Kickoff Workshop

A few photos of the Cree Literacy Network in action in Edmonton for a workshop on development of 21st Century Tools for Indigenous Languages. Wonderful discussions around Cree language, linguistics, and helping build tools that will support them! Hoping to get out in a … Continue reading

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