Keeping it Riel with the MNA

Keeping it Riel with the MNA

Join the Métis Nation of Alberta’s Youth Programs and Services team as we come together from our social isolation to host “Keeping it Riel”. Tune in every Métis Monday as we interview prominent Métis community members, youth, knowledge keepers, a


8 - Craig Letendre
Jul 6 • 29 min
Join Emily and Bailey as they chat with harvesting expert, Craig Letendre! Get inspired to learn the traditional way of life from his childhood memories. Craig answers all things harvesting from the basics of how to apply for your harvesting rights to…
7 - Doreen Bergum
Jun 29 • 31 min
Get to know your Métis Nation of Alberta Region 3 Elder, Doreen Bergum! Doreen recalls childhood stories of her life as a road allowance Métis, speaks to her experience living during a time where it was illegal to practice our culture, and provides…
6 - Paul Gareau
Jun 22 • 49 min
Dr. Paul Gareau is Métis and an assistant professor in the Faculty of Native Studies at the University of Alberta. His research and teaching centres on theory and methodology around religion and relationality, gender, Indigenous epistemologies, land and…
5 - Katherena Vermette - Part 2
Jun 15 • 30 min
Join Emily, Bailey and Erin with the MNA Youth Team as they interview prominent Métis author Katherena Vermette. They discuss the inspiration behind her work, her experience as an Indigneous author, and get to know the kind hearted woman behind her…
4 - Katherena Vermette - Part 1
Jun 8 • 35 min
Join Emily, Bailey and Erin with the MNA Youth Team as they interview prominent Métis author Katherena Vermette. They discuss the inspiration behind her work, her experience as an Indigneous author, and get to know the kind hearted woman behind her…
3 - Marilyn Lizee
May 25 • 34 min
This week’s Metis Monday interview features inspiring Metis leader, Marilyn Lizee. Marilyn is President of the New Dawn Women’s Society and a strong advocate for Metis women across Alberta. Tune in to hear some of her fun childhood stories from growing…
2 - Mitch, Brett & Cassidy
May 18 • 42 min
Join us as we discuss Metis governance across the homeland from a youth perspective! We talk to youth leaders Mitch Case (MNO), Cassidy Caron (MNBC), and Brett Chernow (MNA) about the importance of youth involvement in Metis Nation governance, the…
1 - Brianna Lizotte
May 11 • 31 min
Intro Episode!
May 4 • 1 min
Listen in for a quick glimpse of what is yet to come! This short segment covers who we are, why we started a podcast, and how and when you can tune in.