MNBC launches the Métis Speaker Series
January 24, 2022, marks the inaugural episode of the Métis Speaker Series, a podcast organized around the theme of Métis Cultural Healing and Rebuilding. This project was created to assist Métis Youth, Métis Chartered Communities, and the general public to create more visibility of Métis People and educate about Métis culture and heritage.
The Métis Speaker Series is hosted by Darian Kovacs, a local Métis entrepreneur who is joined by guests who discuss topics such as Michif language revitalization, gender equity, and two-spirited champions.
The podcast is available in both podcast and video format. The 8 podcast episode themes are:
- Words from an Elder
- Rebuilding through Leadership
- Health and Wellbeing
- Environment and Sustainability
- Woman & Gender Equity
- Reconciliation from a Métis Lens
- Two-Spirited Champions
- Language Revitalization
Season 1 will consist of 8 episodes dropping weekly starting Monday, January 24, 2022. You can watch all the episodes, and sign up for the newsletter, at the Métis Speaker Series website by clicking the button below.