Living Treaties: Narrating Mi’kmaw Treaty Relations

Now available from select Chapters, Coles and Indigo stores across the region, CBU Bookstore, CBU Press, Nimbus Publishing, Petroglyphs and from online retailers Indigo.ca, Amazon.ca, Amazon.com, and for your e-reader from Amazon, Indigo, Kobo and Apple istore.

Regardless of Canada’s governmental attitude of entitlement, First Nations, Métis and Inuit lands and resources are still tied to treaties and other documents. Their relevance seems forever in dispute, so it is important to know about them, to read them, to hear them and to comprehend their constitutional significance in contemporary life. Continue»


Newton wins Scottish Gaelic Award

Congratulations to Michael Newton, on yet another accolade, this time from the Scottish Gaelic Awards, presented last evening (November 14,… Continue»

Burt Feintuch (1949-2018)

We were saddened to learn of the sudden death of folklorist Burt Feintuch, author of In the Blood: Cape Breton… Continue»

John C “Jack” O’Donnell (1935-2018)

We were saddened to learn of Jack (John C) O’Donnell’s death in the palliative care unit of St. Martha’s Hospital,… Continue»

Murdena Marshall (1942-2018)

We lament the loss of mentor, colleague and friend Murdena Marshall after a long period of ill health. Murdena is… Continue»

Muin, Mi’kmaw night sky story

Cooler autumn weather is slowly overtaking summer heat, and in the night sky the Big Dipper – the constellation of… Continue»

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