"Aanikanootaan Dibaajimowinan Akiing Anishinaabemong: Anishinaabe Translations of World Literature"
Dr. Margaret Noodin
October 11, 2017
UMNATV Fall 2017 Colloquium
11:30 am - 12:30 pm, 307 Tier Building
Margaret Noodin received an MFA in Creative Writing and a PhD in English and Linguistics from the University of Minnesota. She is currently an Associate Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee where she also serves at the Director of the Electa Quinney Institute for American Indian Education. She is the author of Bawaajimo: A Dialect of Dreams in Anishinaabe Language and Literature and Weweni, a collection of bilingual poems in Ojibwe and English. Her poems and essays have been anthologized and published in Sing: Poetry from the Indigenous Americas, Poetry Magazine, The Michigan Quarterly Review, Water Stone Review, and Yellow Medicine Review. With her daughters, Shannon and Fionna, she is a member of Miskwaasining Nagamojig (the Swamp Singers) a women’s hand drum group whose lyrics are all in Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe). To see and hear current projects visit www.ojibwe.net
where she and other students and speakers of Ojibwe have created a space for language to be shared by academics and the native community.
"Gkendaasowin, Knowledge: The Breadth of Native Studies"
Department of Native Studies Fall 2017 Colloquium Series
University of Manitoba
Wednesdays, 11:30-12:30 pm (note NEW time!)
For more information contact Dr. Niigaan Sinclair, UMNATV Colloquium Coordinator at niigaan ! sinclair | umanitoba ! ca
For more on the Department of Native Studies click here: http://umanitoba.ca/native_studies