Inaugural Louie Kamookak medal awarded to Josephine Kamookak

by Derek Neary - November 7, 2018

Josephine Kamookak, wife of the late Inuit historian and educator Louie Kamookak, accepted one of the first Louie Kamookak medals presented at a National Arts Centre ceremony in Ottawa on Nov. 1. The Royal Canadian Geographic Society, for which Louie was an honorary vice-president, established the award to commemorate Louie, who was instrumental in helping…

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