Landspeak 2022 – Visit / Cruinniú / Kiyokēwin

April 26, 2023

In collaboration with our partnership with the UCD Centre for Canadian Studies, Canadian Ambassador Nancy Smyth and David Stanton TD, Chair of the Ireland Canada Inter-parliamentary Friendship Group, ICUF was involved in the organisation of Landspeak: Visit / Cruinniú / Kiyokēwin to welcome to Ireland a delegation of Indigenous artists from Canada in November 2022.

The delegation comprised of Louise B. Halfe (Cree Poet Laureate of Canadian Parliament, Saddle Lake First Nation), Joseph Naytowhow(Cree knowledge-keeper, singer and storyteller, Sturgeon Lake First Nation), and Brian Solomon (choreographer and dancer, of Anishinaabe and Irish heritage).