October 22, 2017

NEW WORKS
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RACISM, AND ANTI-SEAL CAMPAIGNS VS. KUKUM KITCHEN

RACISM, AND ANTI-SEAL CAMPAIGNS VS. KUKUM KITCHEN

Film still of Angry Inuk | Image source: National Film Board Welcome to the Seal Meat Fiasco 2017 which includes an Indigenous restaurant: Kukum Kitchen which features seal meat, an anti-seal petition from animal rights activists demanding the seal meat be removed from their menu, and a counter petition...
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Ku-kum Kitchen: Now Open

Ku-kum Kitchen: Now Open

Kū-kŭm storefront + braised venison tenderloin. All photos: Sarena Johnson  Kū-kŭm is boldly entering the culinary scene as Tkaronto’s first Indigenous fine dining restaurant. Located at 581 Mount Pleasant Rd., this uptown neighbourhood gem boasts Indigenous traditional cuisine in a casual fine dining a...
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ARTISTIC FREEDOM WORKS BOTH WAYS

ARTISTIC FREEDOM WORKS BOTH WAYS

Image Source: Clayton Windatt I have been in a lot of conversations lately that pit “Artistic Freedom” against the “Rights of Indigenous Peoples”, specifically when it comes to discussing “Self-Determination”, often referenced as “Cultural Appropriation”. Comments defending discrimination-based actions...
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MY BERRY FAST

MY BERRY FAST

Raspberries | Image source: Barrie Hill Farms The berry fast ceremony marks the stage of life when we start to put away our childhood toys and begin to focus on being a young woman, modelling behaviours and values for the younger generation. My first experience with a berry fast happened when I was four...
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