Fisher River spreads the words

KC Adams Dictionary


A new discovery for me, via Winnipeg photographer and artist KC Adams: a 2010 n-dialect dictionary and phrase book. Now to figure out how to get my hands on one in person!

Read more in this Winnipeg Free Press article by Bill Redekopp from 26 November 2010:

FISHER RIVER CREE NATION — This is an achimowin (story). I am trying to achimo (tell a story) in an achimowimaskinahikan (newspaper).

From their website, Fisher River’s own announcement of the presentation of the dictionary to the Manitoba Legislative Assembly.

About Arden Ogg

Arden Ogg is Director of the Cree Literacy Network, a not-for-profit in its seventh year of gathering and curating Cree language literacy materials on the web and creating connections between students, teachers, speakers and linguists across the Cree dialect-and-language continuum.
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