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Native Languages: Links and resources for study
Native American language resource links, college courses,
Foreign Language Bookstore at The Boston Language I
The Boston Language Institute provides small group,
corporate, private, intensive and immersion instruction in over 140 languages, from Arabic
to Zulu, including English as a Second Language, as well as translation and interpreting
Inuktitut -The Language of the Inuit People
Inuktitut -The Language of the Inuit People Our students
learn English and Inuktitut. Inuktitut is the traditional language of the Inuit (formerly
known as Eskimo people). Inuktitut means "to sound like an Inuk". Although
Inuktitut has been spoken.
February 1999. Nunavut. Creating the Nunavut territory. On
April 1, 1999, the map of Canada will be transformed when the present-day Northwest
Grade 8 Language Arts and Reading
Grade 8 Language Arts / Reading Exploring Inuit Culture
Mrs. Comin's Reading Class - Parker Middle School Whaling Pictures - Barrow, Alaska About
the Inuit Umiak - Native Watercraft Knowing the Inuit Whaling Rights in Alaska Alaskan
Myth from the..
Three Inuit writers from differentcorners of Nunavut
describe their culture.
James's Inuit Webpage (Language & Culture)
Language and Culture The Inuit believed that there were
spirits that could do good or bad things to them, and were responsible for certain events,
so the Inuit did certain things at certain times to make the spirits happy. In their
In the Inuit language of Inuktitut, Nunavut means "Our
Land". It is the name given to the ancestral home of the Inuit of the central and
eastern Arctic, and to the soon-to-be created Territory of Nunavut in Canada's Eastern ...
The North. The changing political landscape
north of 60o. Canada's North is immense. The two territories that make up the North --
Qikiqtani Inuit Association's Home Page
To safeguard, administer and advance the rights and
benefits of the Inuit of the Baffin Region; and to promote the Inuit language and
traditions; Inuit environmental values, as well as Inuit self- ...
Arctic travel in Canada's North: The Nunavut Handbo
Inuit "culture" and Inuit "ways" are
difficult to distinguish because we don't have different words for them in our language.
We use the word to mean "ways and habits." Illiqusiq ...
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Yamada Language Center Font Archive
Our non-English Font Archive is designed to assist users
who wish to display or type non-English fonts on their computers. Language Guides: Each
language has its own guide that contain links to useful information and resources
North Pole Links - Debbie's Unit Factory
Find 'cool' links to the Arctic, Inuit and animals that
inhabit the North Pole.
Qimutsik Home Page
Nunavik: friendly, beautiful and wild...the Arctic region
of Quebec, Canada - home to the Inuit for more than 3,500 years. For thousands of years,
the Inuit have survived in this vast, spectacular land by relying on their traditional
Inuktitut syllabic chart
The syllabic representaion for the Inuit language
(Inuktitut) was developed by missionaries stationed in the Arctic regions, enabling the
Inuit to record their history. Previous to this time, the passing of ...
Fonts for Cree and Inuit
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My apologies for a post that is likely off the ...
Since 1970, The Isaacs/Inuit Gallery of Toronto has
exhibited sculptures, drawings, wall hangings and other original works by internationally
celebrated Inuit (Eskimo) artists. The Inuit art featured here represents the work of an
extended community of artists located throughout the vast Canadian Arctic.
Language and Post-Colonial Studies
Works written in the language of the colonized must be
subjected to the process of if they are to be offered to the world . However, there are
aspects which must be considered. Textual fidelity is seldom ...
Welcome to the Resource Guide to Inuit Harvesters'
Are you a researcher or tourist interested in visiting the
Canadian Arctic? Would your experience be enhanced by the hiring of a local Inuit guide to
show you around the region? Search our database of Inuit experts and hook up with people
who are well acquainted with land and marine environments, and who can readily put their
knowledge to use for research, exploration, and tourism purposes.
Inuit have lived and travelled throughout the northern
parts of the world for thousands of years. We used to be wrongly referred to as
"Eskimos" by non-Inuit which is an Algonquian word meaning "eaters of raw
meat." We have worked hard to educate the general population of the correct term by
which to refer to our people.
American Indian Language Page Links to various sites
Cheyenne language pages Lakota Language and Book Resources Ojibwe Language and Culture
Cherokee Language Cherokee Fontware Cree Language Mohawk (Kanienkehaka) Navajo Language
Arctic Inuit Art Sculptures
A photographic tour of a collection of Canadian Eskimo
carvings and dolls.
VADA Software Talen I - L
SOFTWARE LANGUAGES. I- L. Last update: 08-04-1999. If you
have PD/Shareware, Freeware or information which is relevant to this site, please send it
Languages of Greenland. Part of _Ethnologue: Languages of
the World_, 13th Edition; Barbara F. Grimes, Editor; Summer Institute of Linguistics,
Inuit art, eskimo art, northwest coast indian art :
Inuit art - Orca Aart Gallery is one of North America's
premier Galleries of Eskimo, Inuit and Northwest Coast Indian Art
OKALAKATIGET SOCIETY WHO ARE WE AND WHAT IS OUR VISION OR
MANDATE? The OkalaKatiget Society (pronounced O-HALA-HA-TEH-GEET) provides a local, native
communications service for approximately 4,500 people of the north coast of Labrador.
Page's Gallery of Inuit, Tribal, and Eskimo Art
Since 1982 Inuit, Eskimo, and Tribal Art Site design by
Sculptures of Stone, Bone, and Antler by Inuit Masters Childrens' Carvings Original
Prints, Lithographs, Stone Cuts and Stencils
LABRADOR INUIT LAND CLAIMS AGREEMENT IN PRINCIPLE I
ST-JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND (May 10, 1999) -- Representatives
of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Government of Canada, and the Labrador
Inuit Association (LIA) today initialled the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement in
DATABASE OF LANGUAGE RESOURCES First Nations Amazon.com. A
bookstore web site, (books for purchase -- five pages - MICMAC) Centre des arts de la
conféderation (two pages in French), outlining the Micmac language.
NATIVE LANGUAGES PAGE
Maintained by Lisa Mitten; last updated April 8, 1999
Aboriginal Languages - Information about the Aanisnaabeg and Ogwehoweh languages from the
Woodland Cultural Centre (Added 3/13/96; updated 10/28/97)
Before they were properly called Inuit, outsiders c
The Nunavut Handbook exploration of Inuit / Eskimo culture
and history includes arctic archaeology, northern life, land claims and the Canadian
Inuit Map of Nunavut and Northwest Territories
A major map of the North West Territores and Nunavut
marking the past and current living areas of the Inuit peoples of the Canadaian Arctic.
A precious Inuktitut dialect slowly dies in Rigolet
ECSITE(European Collaborative for Science, Industry and
Technology Exhibitions) History & expeditions First Nations - Art (Canada)
Isaacs/Innuit Gallery Canadian Arctic - Arctic photographs, landscapes and portraits Polar
Fine Arts Directory
ABoriginArt Inc. Your source for Inuit, Eskimo, Ind
ABoriginArt supplies high quality originalCanadian Inuit
Art & Indian Art, sculpture and prints, directly to our clienteleat the best possible
price. All works include a 30 day money back guarantee.
Travel in the Arctic
When Inuits travel on land they use snowmobiles. They use
dog sleds too. On water they use kayaks. A kayak is a boat for one or two people. They use
paddles to make the kayak move in the water.
Greenland Guide - the official travel index
800+ pages about travel and tourism in Greenland:
Information from the tourist board, travel agencies, airlines, hotels, local tourist
services. Stamps from Greenland.
Native aboriginal and indian
Native aboriginal and indian
Inuit Sculpture in Recent Times
A colder climate disrupted the Thule culture in the 16th
century, about the same time as contact with the white man began. Inuit began to barter
with whalers, missionaries and other foreigners.
Spirit Of Inuit Enterprise
Spirit of Inuit Enterprise is a pilot project funded by
Aboriginal Business Canada to lead the way for new opportunities in Inuit economic
Ingenuity Works Inc. - Land of the Inuit
Ingenuity Works develops and distributes edcational
multimedia and software products that promote 'Understanding through Involvement.' An
exploration of the Arctic; a richly detailed CD-TOM
Inuit Silattuqsarvingmiittut Katimajingit
The Inuit group was originally established to welcome and
familiarize Inuit students attending Trent with city life. As the years passed, the group
changed their original objective to creating an awareness of Inuit culture and presence to
the surrounding areas of Trent and the Peterborough community.
Native Search, native american, american indian, search
engine, native search engine
Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
INUIT BROADCASTING CORPORATION Suite 703 251 Laurier Ave.
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5J6 WHO ARE WE AND WHAT IS OUR VISION OR MANDATE? The Inuit
Broadcasting Corporation (IBC) provides a window to the Arctic by producing award winning
television programming by Inuit, for Inuit.
Alaska Native Language Center
Denaqenage': Our Language. A Title VII Career Ladder grant
program working to increase the effectiveness of Native language programs in partnered
school districts throughout Alaska.
Exhibit Touring Services - The World Around Me: Inu
The World Around Me: Inuit Art From The University of
Lethbridge Art Collection Additional Images Pierre Karlik, "Loon" Inuit, Rankin
Inlet Ivory, black soapstone base 15.25" X 4" X 3.25" n.d.
Inuit Expressions Family Weekend
Inuit Expressions Family Weekend May 15 & 16, 1999 A
festival of Inuit art, music and culture to start the summer! In conjunction with the
opening of two special exhibitions of Inuit art, Northern Rock: Contemporary Inuit Stone
Sculpture and Three Women, Three Generations: Drawings by Pitseolak Ashoona, Napatchie
Pootoogook and Shuvinai Ashoona, the McMichael is holding a family weekend...
Nunavut.nu Arts and Mind , Photography, Inuit Art a
The fine Inuit Art of Theresie Tungilik and the serene
photography of Jimmy Mac Donald. Wallhangings, photography, Books, magazines, music and
arctic minor hockey reports!
Greetings from NIIPA.
Welcome To The: Native Indian/ Inuit Photographers'
Association. Imagemakers devoted to the enhancement of the "Creative-Spirit"
"NIIPA's goal is to set up a Native Indian/Inuit photographic, educational network
and to encourage as well as promote the usage of photography as a medium of the fine
Treasures Gallery - Inuit dance clothing
Dance boots; Copper Inuit; probably Victoria Island,
Northwest Territories, 1915-1916; caribou skin, sealskin, sinew. Drum dances took place in
large snowhouses built to hold up to sixty people.
Nunavut - The Nunavut Land Claim Settlement
The Nunavut Land Claim Settlement Nunavut is the result of
the largest land claim settlement in Canada's history, and follows years of negotiation
between the Government of Canada and the Tungavik Federation of Nunavut (TFN), which
represented Inuit of the eastern Arctic.
Tookalook - Inuit Art Gallery
Tookalook.com is a private virtual Native Art gallery
specializing in both old and contemporary Inuit Art. Featuring extensive Inuit Artist
biographies and reference pages along with a large collection on display; Tookalook.com is
sure to become your Inuit Art page.
Labrador Métis Nation Home Page
With 5,000 members, the Labrador Métis Nation is
Labrador's largest Aboriginal organization. We are primarily the descendents of Inuit
Women and British men, although we also have Innu, Mi'Kmaq, and Cree blood.
Language Languages spoken in the community is Inuktitut and
English., but the dominant language spoken is Inuktitut since the majority of population
is Inuit. But in the work places english is mandatory and also bilingualism is an asset to
Arctic & Inuit
LinkExchange Member ASK! Frequently Asked Questions About
Inuit What is the difference between Inuit and Eskimos? Do Inuit live in igloos? Do Inuit
kiss by rubbing their noses together? Do Inuit prefer the cold? Aren't Inuit merely
Inuit Fonts [Font Index] [FAQ] [Inuit Language Guide]
[Guide index] [Yamada home page] Note: A similar script is used by the Cree. See our Cree
font page Inuktitut-Sri TrueType Inuit/Inuktitut font. The Macintosh version includes
Meaning of Inuit
Dictionary entry for Inui
School tools - inuktitut language chart
Inuktitut In the eastern arctic, the Inuit language,
Inuktitut, is written using these symbols (called syllabics) to represent different
sounds. Missionaries working in Labrador and on Baffin Island developed this system,
inspired by Pittman..
Native American Authors: Inuit Tribe
The Internet Public Library Native American Authors:
Browsing by Tribe Inuit Tribe Inuit Authors Pitseolak Ashoona Emily Ivanof Brown Helen
Slwooko Carius Alice French Alootook Ipellie Markoosie Nowya Natatok Emily Ivanoff Brown