"Pictures Woke the People Up"
Benedict (Kauitentakust) Michel and Mary Ann Penashue, Untitled Banner, 2009 (Addison Gallery) The Innu of Labrador are in the spotlight in Massachusetts. An exhibition is taking place at the Addison Gallery, as well as in around Phillips Academy. The project goes back to 1969 when artist Wendy Ewald first visited Sheshatshiu. This week, she and fellow artist Eric Gottesman are on campus talking about the project. Some special Innu guests are also visiting.. Labrador Morning’s John Gaudi spoke with Wendy Ewald and Eric Gottesman to find out more, And to Jodie Ashini. Jodie Ashini is from Sheshatshiu. She’s part of a group of Innu visiting Phillips Academy this week.
Link to Mp3: PICTURES WOKE THE PEOPLE UP