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Abraham recounts the story of Iyaashaau and his son. Iyaashaau abandoned his son on an island far from home, but with the help of the seagull and fish, Iyaashaau`s son finds his way home. When the son returns home he seeks revenge on his father and sets his mother and siblings free by turning them into birds.
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Northern Dialect, English
Spirituality, Citizenship, Science
Legends, Interview, Song, Teachings
Family, Boy, Girl, Animals, Places, Man, Woman, Transportation
Annie tells about child birth and how she was the midwife for her mother while she was in the bushes with her parents.
meeting on Education- CLIP ,teenagers. Chisasibi
1. Bertie Wapachee
2. Moses Sandy
3. Roderick Pachano
4. Linda Visitor
Chahkaapesh and the Night.
One of many legends of Chahkaapesh.
How the day became night.
Legend of a robin
Incomplete part of the legend of the robin.The begining and the end only. Brief story.
The boy who was raised by a bear
A story about a boy who was raised by a bear for a period of time. The parents of the boy search for the boy for along time and during this time the bear is teaching the boy different things like how to pick boughs properly so that humans won`t notice the broken branches. Eventually, the boy is found and from then on he has a connection to bears or a greater understanding that other people don`t have.
How animal parts tell people stories
Charlotte talks about the signs they see on animal parts. She talks about certain parts that could mean large animals are going to be killed and certain parts that mean small animals will be killed when the men are hunting.
How food was preserved back in the day
Charlotte talks about how food was stored back then before they had freezers. How everything was saved from the animal that was killed.
She talks about the differences of marriages now and then.
Preservation of food long ago
She talks about the preservation of small and large game and how everything and all the parts of animals were preserved and cooked.
Respect For The Husband
The various ways of respecting one`s husband.
The different roles of men and women
Charlotte talks about the roles that women have when cleaning a bear and the men when cooking the bear. She also talks about the parts of the bear a woman eats and the parts that a man eats.
The meaning of dreams
Part 1 - Charlotte talks about what dreams mean and why to keep some dreams to oneself and other dreams to tell about.
Part 2 - Charlotte talks about a dream she had about her husband and not knowing what her dream meant until the day she saw him bring home a bear.
Part 3- Charlotte talks about the different types of dreams that one has. Dreams that have someone dying are the ones you should talk about. Other dreams that involve shamanism are usually the ones that have somekind of a presence.
The roles and responsibilities of men and women
Charlotte talks about the role and responsibility of a woman when her husband is away hunting. She talks about the chores a woman has around the camp. Therefore when the man is away he is able to hunt very well.
When beaver was first killed
Charlotte talks about when a beaver is killed at the beginning of the season the beaver is cooked and distributed to everyone. She also talks about other animals that are killed at the beginning of each season how they share the food.
Cleaning and preserving the meat of wild animals for food.
After losing a close colleague, Daisy talks about her dream.
Story of boy who was abandoned on an Island.
Story of a boy who was abandoned on a Island by his father and finds his way back home.
Back in the year 1982
Talks about how he sees some children and knows how they are not being well fed because of the ways that we are living now and the changes that have come from the government.
Aayaashaau legend of how he was left on an island and tries to get back home. The boy Aayaashaau overcomes many obstacles to return home. Aayaashaau also purifies the land of people who do wrong.