Kizhebaa-ii (Geyaabi)

May 31, 2011
NISHNAABE-LANGUAGE IMMERSION BY BARBARA NOLAN
Kizhebaa-ii (Geyaabi)
“Bebaandi’s Morning (Still)”
8 min.

 

 


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Barbara Nolan is a first-speaker of Nishnaabemwin who has spent several decades working with a variety of organizations to revitalize the Nishnaabe language. Most recently, her dream of passing her language on has come true: Barbara has successfully passed her language on to John Paul Montano. This website, barbaranolan.com, is one part of their continuing efforts to help other Nishnaabe people acquire the language.

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  1. Caroline says:

    I am enjoying the Immersion videos. I listen to them over and over. Miigwetch

    • Aapji go ngichi-nendaagonaanh mnik genwaabnjigeyan, Caroline! :) Nnaadmaagonaanh ge gwa gekendmaang mnwendaagwak nonda Nishnaabemtaage-mzinaateschigaansan. Miigwech dash ge-gii gdigoo. :)

  2. ruth w norton says:

    hey barb, long time ago,old people use to say..our language will rise from the ashes of colonialisim and our people will be free to once again enjoy what the creatoe gaves us ,,the gift of language…..barb congrats on what you are doing..kikanonodak kejemanito.

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