Muckpaloo Ipeelie, born in Iqaluit Nunavut grew up amongst the Urban Inuit community and schooled at Inuit head start in Ottawa. Listen along as Muckpaloo tells the journey about transition of rural to urban Inuit in Canadian history. She talks about Inuit communities, and her journey back towards deepening her understanding of passed down Inuit traditions, knowledge sharing and storytelling. This recounting and sharing of knowledge allow participants to engage and learn through an interactive real-time seminar. Through spreading awareness of Canadian history, plights and triumphs of the Inuit, cultural practices and modern struggles; you will be able to ask questions, give opinions, and interact with Muckpaloo as she goes through the human experience of being an Inuk in Canada.
Join Muckpaloo as she discusses a wide range of subjects, such as Inuit Influencers, the population of Inuit in Canada-and the world, Inuit Nunangaat, urban Inuit- Northern Inuit, housing and food, Inuit in the media, and famous Inuit!