Landscape and Place Names

January 12, 2021 (1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Location: Online

History and culture surround us. In this discussion, learn more about familiar landscapes and the origin and meaning behind their names.


Gerald Gloade (Millbrook): As an artist, educator and Mi'kmaw storyteller, Gerald guides the development of visitor and educational programs. His stories and interpretations of the Kluskap legends, in particular, have captivated many audiences. Gerald is a key member of the curatorial group at Mi'kmawey Debert, growing our understandings of collections, places, people, practices and events

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Acadia University and Glooscap First Nation recognize the support of the Province of Nova Scotia through the Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage. Funding for the series comes from the Support4Culture, a designated lottery program of the Nova Scotia Provincial Lotteries and Casino Corporation. We are pleased to work in partnership with the Province of Nova Scotia to develop and promote cultural resources for all Nova Scotians. Learn more about the Indigenous Speakers Series.


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