Tuesday, May 21, 2013

New Mi’kmaq book of traditional stories released

Stories recollected from our grandmothers

"This book features the words of local Mi'kmaq grandmothers Murdena Marshall, Diana Denny, Flo Young and Susie Marshall on the topics of pregnancy, birth, and raising children, as well as a number of stories they have recollected from their own grandmothers. Assisted by researchers Prune Harris and Cheryl Bartlett, "Our Grandmothers' Words" shares knowledge and wisdom from teachings passed down from women to women, over the generations.