Nipivut - "Our Voice" - Inuit Radio Show Launches on CKUT October 6th, 6-7pm!
(Image: Kenojuak Ashevak, Enchanted Owl (green tail), 1960. Photograph: The Museum of Inuit Art.)
Nipivut, a brand new show produced by and for Montreal’s Inuit community, launches on CKUT Tuesday October 6th from 6-7pm, and will air every second Tuesday after that.
Nipivut means «our voice», it is the first southern radio program broadcast by and for Inuit in Inuktitut. This bi-weekly Inuit cultural radio program will give the Inuit of Montreal a voice in this city: providing essential news for Montrealmiut and showcasing Inuit culture and language to the greater Montreal community. Nipivut will provide programs in English and French when possible, and will promote the Inuktitut language in the city with Inuit music, Inuktitut lessons, and news and public discussions in Inuktitut. Nipivut seeks to connect Inuit living in Montreal with their families and friends in the north as well as the larger community of Montreal.
For more information, or to get involved in the show, email firstname.lastname@example.org