David Wiwchar
12/10/12
The last time the Hamilton family saw their sacred masks in person they were being danced across the floor at a memorial potlatch in Port Alberni, British Columbia...
Bev Betkowski, University of Alberta
9/24/12
For Dorothy Thunder, the Cree language and culture can’t be separated, and if one is lost, the other will surely follow...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/18/10
MONTREAL—The Montreal First Peoples’ Festival—the city’s signature celebration of indigenous peoples’ art, history and cultures—took place in a brand new outdoor festival space tha...
Theresa Braine
8/16/12
MONTREAL—Drumbeats echoed, dancing filled the Place des Festivals, and children frolicked in the fountains...
ICTMN Staff
6/21/12
From Parliament Hill to the most remote community, on June 21 aboriginals and Canadians alike are celebrating the annual tribute to First Nations, Inuit and Métis, the Indigenous P...
Martha Troian
1/17/12
Anishinabe elders have long prophesied that aboriginals and Canadians will be able to move forward when they build the 8th fire of justice and harmony...
ICTMN Staff
8/4/11
MONTREAL—The Montreal First Peoples' Festival began with an evening of murmured poetry and short films at the Grande Bibliothèque as the setup for the festivities geared up in Mont...
Gale Courey Toensing
7/28/11
Montreal is North America’s festival city during the summer, and one of the most exciting is the First Peoples’ Festival...