Dialect

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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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Richard Blackned

A Hunting Story

He talks about his early hunting days, times of scarcity, hunting group strategy, trapline custodianship, relations between the coast and inland people, leadership, beaver preserves, and early relief.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-005-001

File Size

8.08 mb

Duration

53 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Collin Scott/Frances Visitor

Sound Editor

Naomi Tomatuk

Described By

Naomi Tomatuk

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect, English

Themes

Memoirs, Discussion

Topics

Tradition, Past, Food

Cree Politics

Impacts after the James Bay & Northern Quebec Agreement from an elder`s point of view.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-005-500

File Size

2.74 mb

Duration

15 mins

Year Of Recording

1987

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Wemindji Radio Station

Sound Editor

Abraham Matches

Described By

Abraham Matches

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Interview, Teachings

Topics

Predictions

First Use of Airplanes

Historical account of how our ancestors first started using airplanes to pick up furs at their inland camps.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-005-002

File Size

0.68 mb

Duration

4 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Colin Scott, Frances Blackned

Sound Editor

Frances Blackned Visitor

Described By

Frances Blackned Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Discussion, Interview

Topics

Winter, Animals, Artifacts, Man

Pension, relief and starvation

The author talks about the first use of pensions, relief among the Cree people and he also talks about starvation.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-005-003

File Size

1.86 mb

Duration

11 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Colin Scott, Frances Blackned

Sound Editor

Frances Blackned Visitor

Described By

Frances Blackned Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Interview

Topics

Artifacts, Man, Starvation

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