Audio-circuit Aschii Nipii land and water


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An audio journey about Eeyou Istchee and Baie-James.

On a journey to Eeyou Istchee Baie-James? Here's an opportunity to discover a few stories that have nourished it to this day.

From Whapmagoostui to Matagami, along seasons, tracks and rivers, explore the life of the land by listening the way elders recommend.

Aschii nipii collects into a 6-part audio journey a thread of over 100 stories
gleaned from various memory repositories.

Each part is assembled around a Cree legend, as well as a historical and seasonal period.

Trappers, biologists, poets, teachers, storytellers, bears, development officers,
anthropologists, lawyers, musicians, mayors, moose, ministers, writers, kings, philosophers, hunters, builders, sailors, codirectors, merchant adventurers, healers, ambassadors, cooks, wolves, fires, researchers, parliamentarians, professors, broom-ball players, filmmakers, doctors, ethnomusicologists,
historians, ecologists, fishermen, journalists, fiddlers, grand chiefs and grandmothers help mesh a net of stories rooted in the territory.

Explore the tracks for more information on these stories and their messengers.

Free download : aschiinipii.quebec

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