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Weaving art, ecology and language with shalan joudry
26th September 2022 • Below the Canopy • Community Forests International
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shalan joudry knows the power of language and story for bringing people together around shared causes. As a Mi’kmaw conservation ecologist and narrative artist, shalan has spent her career finding creative ways to share Mi’kmaq culture and teachings to help protect ecosystems and species at risk in Nova Scotia. In this episode of Below the Canopy, shalan explains how she has been able to blend her background as an ecologist with her art, the importance of preserving the Mi’maw language, and the stories that she's most excited to tell.

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Podcast artwork by Emma Hassencahl-Perley and Erin Goodine.

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