Mshkawendmowin

April 21, 2011
NISHNAABE-LANGUAGE IMMERSION BY BARBARA NOLAN
Mshkawendmowin
“Determination”
6 min.

 

 


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About the Author ()

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. Marnie Antoniow says:

    Aanii Barb! This is awesome! I love it! Miigwetch!
    Marnie

  2. Caroline says:

    Miigwetch ~ Niishin

    • JP Montano says:

      Glad to hear it, Caroline! We appreciate your kind words. We’re hoping to have the next round of videos released shortly. We’ve made some improvements in the audio and in the lighting. Hope you all like the changes. :)

  3. Isadore Toulouse says:

    Aanii niitaais, esna gwetaani nishin maanda gaa-zhitoowin! Nga-bzindwaa enji-kinoomaageyaanh monpii gchi-mookmaankiing!

  4. Bernie Robinson says:

    Chi Nishin Barb

    Chi Miigwetch

    I hope you will do a lot more videos.

    Ahow
    Bernie Robinson

  5. ~DAAYAN MKADEWAA~ says:

    CHI-MIIGWETCH BARB~THIS WILL HELP ME OUT GREAT W/ LEARNING THE LANGUAGE~NA-HAW~SHTA-HAW~LOL~BAAMAA-MIINWAA~THERE’S NOTHING STOPPING ME NOW~

  6. Wasson says:

    Miigwetch for making the website so easy to navigate. very exciting for learners of every level.

    • JP Montano says:

      We’re glad to hear that you find our website easy to navigate. Miigwech to *you* for the feedback! Barbara and I are always interested in additional insights and recommendations that can help us improve the site.

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