Puppetry and Preservation: Revitalizing Kanien’kehá:ka on Public Access Children's TV

Puppetry and Preservation: Revitalizing Kanien’kehá:ka on Public Access Children's TV

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Tóta Tánon Ohkwá:ri, a children’s TV show produced entirely in Kanien’kehá:ka, has been broadcasting on public access television on the Mohawk Nation territory of Kahnawà:ke for more than a decade.

The show, which includes live-action puppetry and animation, tells the story of Bear, a boy who learns about his community's traditions through the guidance of his Grandmother. There's also talking corn, squash and peas. It's pretty great.

But behind the felt and fun, with ... See More

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