Dialect

Level

Community

Language

Teaching

Theme

Topic

Storyteller


About this catalogue
Here you can listen to and download stories and other audio material (mp3) in East Cree. You can also select them and download them to put on a CD to share with your class. We ask that you do not transcribe, translate or reproduce these stories without prior permission from the Cree School Board.

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Johnny Shecapio

Johnny was born March 9, 1943 in the bush near Mistassini, Quebec. He lived with his parents, until at 2 years of age, he lived with his aunt and uncle, who have taught him the cree language and culture. He never attended school. On August 31, 1966 he married Emma (Brien) Shecapio and they had ten children together. He had the opportunity to live in the bush with his family and also had different occupations when he wasn`t in the bush. In 1984 he was hired by the Cree School Board to teach the Cree Culture and Language, in Mistassini.

My Uncle`s Pipe

Funny story #2 entitled "My Uncle`s Pipe".

Age 8+
Code

EcMi-501-002

File Size

0.67 mb

Duration

1 mins

Year Of Recording

2000

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Marie-Odile Junker, Louise Blacksmith

Sound Editor

Marie-Odile Junker, Louise Blacksmith

Described By

Marie-Odile Junker, Louise Blacksmith

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Artifacts

Stories about my Uncle

Johnny tells funny stories about his uncle.

Age 8+
Code

EcMi-501-001

File Size

1.33 mb

Duration

1 mins

Year Of Recording

2000

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Marie-Odile Junker, Louise Blacksmith

Sound Editor

Marie-Odile Junker, Louise Blacksmith

Described By

Marie-Odile Junker, Louise Blacksmith

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Art and Music

Themes

Memoirs, Jokes, Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Past, Man

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