ojibwe legends storytelling

with Michael Migizi Sullivan

Aadizookaan

saturday, february 26  |  6:30 p.m.

FREE and open to everyone!

 

Michael Migizi Sullivan will share traditional stories about Wenabozho, a historical and spiritual icon of the Ojibwe-Anishinaabeg in Anishinaabemowin and English. Sullivan comes from the Lac Courte Oreilles reservation in Northern Wisconsin. No recording allowed.

 

Space is limited to the first 200. The storytelling will be available via Zoom.

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SChedule:

4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Naturalist-guided nature hike around the lake and forests of Long Lake

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Hors d'oeuvres and open house

Dining Hall at Long Lake

6:30 p.m. 

Ojibwe Legends Storytelling with Michael Migizi Sullivan

Dining Hall at Long Lake

For more information, contact Dave McMillan at 218-768-4653 or dave@longlakecc.org

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ABOUT Michael Migizi Sullivan

Michael Migizi Sullivan (PhD.) is an Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) linguist from the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe reservation in northern Wisconsin.  He is currently the Native American Studies Faculty Director at Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College and previously served as the resident linguist for the Waadookodaading Ojibwe Language Immersion School. Dr. Sullivan has traveled extensively across Ojibwe country exploring regional language variation and works closely with elders and tribes in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan, and Ontario. He is a firm believer in an Anishinabe-centric self-determined pedagogy grounded in Anishinaabe language, worldview, and spiritual lifestyle. Sullivan currently resides with his family in the Skunawong community on the Lac Courte Oreilles reservation where he enjoys the outdoors.  He and his children enjoy singing at powwows, round dances, and ceremonies throughout the year.