YQR Reel Talk

YQR Reel Talk Ep.4: pîkiskwe-speak

February 22, 2019

In this episode, Jennifer Matotek, Director/Curator of Dunlop Art Gallery, interviews Beth Wishart MacKenzie and Cree artist Lana Whiskeyjack about pikiskwe-speak: An Invitation to Conversations in Reconciliation. Their conversation explores the wounding of Canada’s Indian Residential School system and the power of art and Indigenous pathways to heal the wounding.


pikiskwe-speak is presented in partnership with Sâkêwêwak First Nations Artists Collective Inc. Annual Storytellers Festival.

Image credit: Alex Chen/Studio Reface Inc