Joel Swappie

Joel Swappie

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  • Community: Kawawachikamach
  • Nation:

    Naskapi

Biography

The Last Walk (2019) is Joel Swappie's first collaboration with Wapikoni. He is a Naskapi from Kawawachikamach. He was taught the nomadic life from his grandparents and feels there’s a lot more to be learned. This is why he likes to share their story and memories of the nomadic lifestyle while he is still alive. So that the Naskapi’s traditionnal way of living could continue to be and that his people can know where they come from.

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