Upcoming December events
MWA Winners awarded plaques
MMS recently awarded this year’s winners in the Mi’gmaq Writers Award contest at a Feast/Social on November 6, 2019. Pictured below (Left to right): Amber Jerome of Gesgapegiag won with “Teaching Gopit a Lesson” in the 17 & younger category; Jennifer Gedeon of Gesgapegiag won in the 18 & older category with “The Little Cave”. We also awarded Sarah Isaac of Listuguj, who won in 2018 with her story “Lightning Woman & Thunderbird”. MM Chair Darcy Gray, who also is a past MWA winner, presented the winners with their plaques. Visit & bookmark the MWA page for more info.
Our next MWA Contest for 2020 is now open! The deadline for all submissions is April 30th, 2020.
The Nta’tugwaqanminen: Our Story book speaks of the evolution of the Gespe’gewa’gi Mi’gmaq along with our relation to the territory, past – present – and future. The books are available in English & French to members of Gesgapegiag, Gespeg and Listuguj. If you have not received a copy and would like one, please contact our office by phone or email with your name and mailing address.
Phone: 418.788.1760 * Toll-Free: 800.360-1760 * Email: [email protected]
Reflections: 20 Years after the Marshall Decision Case. Watch it now at YouTube.com/Migmawei.