Kwezens Gaa-debnang Shki-shkiinzhgoon

February 25, 2013
Kwezens Gaa-debnang Shki-shkiinzhgoon
“The Little Girl Who Got New Eyes”
10 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,, is one part of their continuing efforts to help other Nishnaabe people acquire the language.

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  1. Caroline says:

    Enjoyed an evening of your vidios with my Sister. We listened to 3 of them. :)

    • Gchi-miigwech, Caroline gaa-zhibii’man maa. Aapji go nishin – *aapji* go – Nishnaabewin mzinaateschigaansan gnawaabndameg *e-zhi-doodemgizyeg*! Mii maanda gaa-zhichgeyang ko, gchi-zhaazhi go naa. Gwnimaa miinwaa gdaanji-zhichgemi wi, naa? Begish naa. Ahaaw. Miigwech miinwaa. :)

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