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Fashion designer reviving indigenous languages one garment at a time

Brandi Morin is contributing to Canada’s ‘indigenous renaissance’ and helping to fight the decline of the Cree and Mohawk languages Leyland Cecco in Toronto | Tue 2 Apr 2019 11.56 BST First published on Tue 2 Apr 2019 10.00 BST Like many indigenous … Continue reading

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New program! Reclaiming My Language: A Course for Silent Speakers

We are excited to announce the First Peoples Cultural Council is now accepting applications for the new program Reclaiming My Language: A Course for Silent Speakers with funding of up to $25,000 per course. Deadline for applications is May 31, 2019. Reclaiming … Continue reading

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Register by April 3 for special Early Bird rates! International Indigenous languages conference June 24-26 in Victoria

With three months until HELISET TŦE SḰÁL– ‘Let the Languages Live’ – 2019 International Conference on Indigenous Languages, we’re going full speed ahead to bring you an unforgettable event. There are plenty of updates to share with you, so here’s … Continue reading

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Alliance News / The BC Alliance is Looking for an Indigenous Curator!

Featured In This Issue The BC Alliance is Looking for an Indigenous Curator! Resource: How to Prepare Your Taxes After Receiving a Grant Heritage BC Offers Free Webinar on TechSoup Wear Colour On March 14 for Norval Morrisseau Day! Hot … Continue reading

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“Children of God” at the Capitol Theatre in Nelson.

Trailer: https://youtu.be/obvpqDyRUS0 “This is a must-see theatre for Canadians right now.” – The Globe & Mail. This production is a gorgeous, powerful musical about an Oji-Cree family whose children were taken away to a residential school in Northern Ontario. The … Continue reading

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Alliance News / Self-Employed Artists! Make Tax Preparation Painless

Featured In This Issue Lessons Learned at the 2019 Talking Stick Festival Industry Series You’ve Got Until This Friday to Apply for a #DigitalLadders Workshop! Self-Employed Artists! Make Tax Preparation Painless City of Vancouver Seeks Responses to Survey on Equity … Continue reading

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FirstVoices Grant Applications Now Open!

FirstVoices program grants are now open for application through the First Peoples’ Cultural Foundation! FirstVoices is the internationally recognized online Indigenous language archiving and teaching resource that allows communities to document their languages for future generations. FirstVoices grants will fund … Continue reading

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