The Media Co-op

Local Independent News

More independent news:
Do you want free independent news delivered weekly? sign up now
Can you support independent journalists with $5? donate today!
Not reviewed by Media Co-op editors. copyeditedfact checked [?]

Algonquin AAMP media project - Media pieces Jan.2019 Newsletter

#AWOTD, Comic, New Books, Recent Articles + Audios + Videos

by Algonquin AAMP

Algonquin AAMP media project - Media pieces Jan.2019 Newsletter
Kwey Kwey / Greetings,

This edition of the Algonquin Anishinaabeg Aki Media Project newsletter is in two parts, due to a large amount of content.

This email is all the media pieces.

The other email is all events and opportunities. It's also online:
http://www.mediacoop.ca/story/algonquin-aamp-media-project-events-opportunities/36801 

...

THIS EMAIL - MEDIA PIECES - TABLE OF CONTENTS

* AWOTD, Algonquin Word Of The Day

* Comic: Jay Odjick's series in the Ottawa Citizen.

* Books coverage: Albert Dumont's new book; Jay Odjick's upcoming book.

* Articles: Algonquin artist exhibit in Montreal; Algonquin spiritual advisor at Anglican church; Government's Rights + Recognition Framework; Indigenous place names; Carleton University's new Indigenous strategy committee.

* Audios: Reconciliation or Betrayal as Zibi development residents move in; Algonquin land claim for Eastern Ontario; Kitigan Zibi teen on gender equality and MMIWG.

* Videos of: Kayla Whiteduck; Veldon Coburn and Chief Lance Haymond; Terri and Jill Buckshot; Albert Dumont; 1991 Algonquin delegation to Ottawa.

...

Please scroll down for all the details/links.

Also please note: inclusion of items in this newsletter does not necessarily indicate endorsement by AAAMP or any other body or organization.

Items for future newsletters? Please email us!
algonquinakimedia [at] riseup.net 

Subscribe at this link: https://lists.riseup.net/www/subscribe/algonquinaamp  
For more info about this project: https://lists.riseup.net/www/info/algonquinaamp  

We encourage you to forward this email or to share online, migwetch!

----
#AWOTD 

Algonquin Word of the Day is, Anamikodàdinàniwan / New Year's Day
https://twitter.com/CKWERADIO/status/1080491073787625472 

----
COMICS

Jay Odjick is now publishing a series of full-page comics in the Ottawa Citizen on contemporary Indigenous issues in Canada.

Read his introduction here:
https://twitter.com/JayOdjick/status/1073311760659165186

The first comic - about drinking water on reserves, featuring Kitigan Zibi - was published in December. He has posted it on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/JayOdjick/status/1076204505350451200

The Citizen has a video talking about the comic:
https://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/artist-jay-odjick-illustrates-the-startling-water-problems-in-his-community-of-kitigan-zibi

----
BOOKS

Albert Dumont's new poetry book, Sitting By The Rapids
* Albert's write-up from the book launch, and how to purchase:
http://albertdumont.com/book-launch-sitting-by-the-rapids/
* CBC Radio All In A Day interview:
https://www.cbc.ca/listen/shows/all-in-a-day/segment/15654724
* Half-hour video discussion with Monique Manatch on IndigenUs:
https://www.rogerstv.com/show?lid=12&rid=4&sid=5179&gid=305717

Jay Odjick's upcoming kids book Bear For Breakfast: Makwa kidji kijebà wìsiniyà
- This book with Robert Munsch will be published first in unilingual English and French versions, then in bilingual English+Algonquin and French+Algonquin versions
* Article and audio interview with Barrie's 107.5 Kool FM radio:
http://1075koolfm.com/illustrator-jay-odjick-never-thought-hed-be-doing-childrens-books/
* Article from Huffington Post
https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2018/12/04/bear-for-breakfast-jay-odjick-robert-munsch-algonquin_a_23608534/
* One-page PDF guide from publisher Scholastic:
http://www.scholastic.ca/bookfairs/images/2019-Spring/reviews/Bear-for-Breakfast.pdf

----
ARTICLES
 

Algonquin artist uses beadwork and found objects to explore stories of resilience
Rebellion of my Ancestors is Jobena Petonoquot's first solo exhibition
https://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/jobena-petonoquot-solo-exhibit-montreal-1.4949079 

Anglican church welcomes Indigenous teacher who once renounced Christianity
Albert Dumont is the new spiritual 'teacher-in-residence' at Christ Church Cathedral
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/indigenous-spiritual-advisor-christ-church-cathedral-1.4956326

Lynn Gehl on the Federal Government's Indigenous Rights & Recognition Framework
https://www.lynngehl.com/black-face-blogging/the-liberal-government-tells-big-fat-lies

Indigenous Place Names and Akikpautik, by Lynn Gehl
https://www.lynngehl.com/black-face-blogging/indigenous-place-names-and-akikpautik
* Including print-friendly image version
https://www.lynngehl.com/uploads/5/0/0/4/5004954/indigenous-place-names-page-0_orig.jpg

Carleton University Indigenous Strategic Initiatives committee formed
https://students.carleton.ca/2018/12/carleton-university-indigenous-strategic-initiatives-committee-cuisic-update/
http://charlatan.ca/2018/10/carleton-begins-committee-for-indigenous-strategy/   

----
AUDIO (each also has written/article accompaniment)

'You don't build condos in the Vatican': Tensions linger as 1st
tenants move in to Ottawa-Gatineau 'Zibi' development
https://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/the-current-for-november-29-2018-1.4922409/reconciliation-or-betrayal-first-residents-of-controversial-development-in-ottawa-gatineau-move-in-1.4922416

Ottawa Indigenous Land Claim Tests Liberals' Nation-To-Nation Promise
https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2018/12/22/follow-up-podcast-indigenous-land-claim_a_23625393/
https://soundcloud.com/huffpost-follow-up/37-they-paved-paradise-and-promised-a-new-road-for-reconciliation

Anishnabeg teen Mia Tenasco calls on her peers to end violence, stigma of gender inequality
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/mia-tenasco-youth-kitigan-zibi-ending-violence-against-women-1.4938205

----
VIDEO

Algonquin delegation to Ottawa, October 1991
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xwSr5FxGHYU

New ELMNT-FM 95.7 hosts Kayla Whiteduck and Missy Knott interviewed
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pOcu3OgSxRM

"Self-Made Metis" event at Carleton with Darryl Leroux and Algonquin focus with Veldon Coburn and Kebaowek FN Chief Lance Haymond
https://www.facebook.com/maisonneuvemagazine/videos/818112255200365/

IndigenUs on Rogers TV:
https://www.rogerstv.com/show?lid=12&rid=4&sid=5179
* NOVEMBER: Monique Manatch talks with Terri and Jill Buckshot, including about the
overdose death of their son/brother Casey
https://www.rogerstv.com/show?lid=12&rid=4&sid=5179&gid=303803

Indigital Cultures Gathering - Welcome and Prayer by Albert Dumont
https://www.facebook.com/IndigenousCultureMediaInnovations/videos/1189207524550641/

-- 
=======
Algonquin Anishinaabeg Aki Media Project [AAAMP]
* Email newsletter (subscribe!) + web posts:
https://lists.riseup.net/www/info/algonquinaamp
http://mediacoop.ca/author/algonquin-aamp


Socialize:
Want more grassroots coverage?
Join the Media Co-op today.

Creative Commons license icon Creative Commons license icon

About the poster

Trusted by 1 other users.
Has posted 64 times.
View waawaaskesh's profile »

Recent Posts:


waawaaskesh (Greg Macdougall)
Ottawa
Member since June 2009

About:


760 words

Join the media co-op today
Things the Media Co-op does: Support
Things the Media Co-op does: Report
Things the Media Co-op does: Network
Things the Media Co-op does: Educate
Things the Media Co-op does: Discover
Things the Media Co-op does: Cooperate
Things the Media Co-op does: Build
Things the Media Co-op does: Amplify

User login


Google+
Subscribe to the Dominion $25/year

The Media Co-op's flagship publication features in-depth reporting, original art, and the best grassroots news from across Canada and beyond. Sign up now!