Pisiit course teaches Inuit performers ancient language of songs

by Michele LeTourneau - August 21, 2018

Seven elders, each with a pisiq they carry within them, arrived in Iqaluit in early August to teach 32 students some of what they know about these songs of healing, hardship and journeys. More than 50 people from outside Iqaluit applied, but Qaggiavuut had funding to bring in 20. Anybody in Iqaluit was welcome to…

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