Oji-Cree Youth: Connecting Cultures

January 9, 2017 / Untold Stories
Dillon DeWitt
Life in the northern reserve of St. Theresa Point is demanding, but strengthening and protecting Oji-Cree culture is the greatest priority. In that regard, the reserve has had astounding success.
October 6, 2016 / Untold Stories
Dillon DeWitt
Song and faith are twin pillars of community practices in St. Theresa Point. Each autumn, families join together in a festival to celebrate family bonds and spiritual connections.
September 27, 2016 / Untold Stories
Dillon DeWitt
The northern reserves value summer for the activities that are made possible in the warmer weather. St. Theresa Point organizes its summer schedule around social commitments and family.
September 27, 2016 / Untold Stories
Dillon DeWitt
For one elder on the remote St. Theresa Point reserve, reclaiming a traditional identity has required time and willingness to accept that not all of his early upbringing was as it seemed.