Documentary about homelessness in Iqaluit to screen at national symposium

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When one of the organizers of the first National Symposium on Rural and Remote Homelessness was looking for content to include, he came across Inuk documentarian Mosha Folger’s Iglu: Angirraq (House-Home). “I was lead content coordinator and I really wanted to ensure that Northern and Inuit voices were heard at the symposium,” said John Kmech,...
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Michele LeTourneau
Michele LeTourneau first arrived at NNSL's headquarters in Yellowknife in1998, with a BA honours in Theatre. For four years she documented the arts across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Following a very short stint as a communications officer with the Government of the Northwest Territories, Michele spent a decade at a community-based environmental monitoring board in the mining industry, where she worked with Inuit, Chipewyan, Tlicho, Yellowknives Dene and Metis elders to help develop traditional knowledge and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit contributions for monitoring and management plans. She rejoined NNSL and moved to Iqaluit in May 2014 to write for Nunavut News. Michele has received a dozen awards for her work with NNSL.