First Indigenous contestant on Top Chef Canada, Chef Rich Francis on Indigenous cuisine

Chef Rich Francis is the first Indigenous contestant on the Food Network series Top Chef Canada, and he joined us last week to discuss Indigenous cuisine, traditional foods and competing on the show. Playlist: Eekwol & Mils – The Tree f. Mass & Flipdabird Shibastik – Landslide City Natives – Proud of Me Wab Kinew … Continue reading

Honoring Indigenous Women; Community Database & Kainai FNEA

First we hear from Muskrat Magazine publisher and editor Rebeka Tabobondung about the Honouring Indigenous Women Hearts of Nations Vol. 2 Toronto book launch at the Toronto Birth Centre, then Krysta Williams from Native Youth Sexual Health Network talks about the 9th Annual February 14 Strawberry Ceremony in Honour of missing and murdered Women and … Continue reading

Rhymes For Young Ghouls filmmaker Jeff Barnaby on Indigenous Waves

Filmmaker Jeff Barnaby (Mi’kMaq) joined Indigenous Waves this week to talk his first feature film, Rhymes For Young Ghouls. Rhymes has garnered a great deal of attention, including putting Barnaby on TIFF’s Top 10 Canadian Films Festival List. Jeff Barnaby is from Listuguj, Quebec. His short films have played in numerous festivals, including Sundance, Tribeca, … Continue reading