A video poem that honors Anishinaabe heritage. The poem illustrates a young woman’s pride in her culture and hur understanding of her life as Ogichidaakweg.

by YaNessa Butcher © 2011 Four Directions Charter School

I grew up in an urban city in Oklahoma. I want to move back to my ancestral lands, but I’m scared of not being accepted by my relations back home. How do I confront this fear?

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