My latest radio documentary is “Culture in a Card” and airs on The Doc Project on CBC Radio One December 13 and 16th and is also available on demand here as a podcast.
It is a deeply personal story. From my blog on The Doc Project:
My dad died four years ago. Dad grew up in an isolated community in the north of Ontario. He was estranged from many in his family, but when he died my mom wanted to have some of his ashes spread where he grew up, the French River. She reached out to her nephew, my cousin, Eddie Hass. As they were catching up, Eddie shared a long buried family secret.
We were Metis.
Eddie had discovered it when…to read more, click here.
I wanted to share a few more photos of my dad. A guide. A hunter. A fisherman. A Metis.
And of my amazing journey to Ontario to discover my Metis roots.