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Preparing beaver for the feast

The arrival of the Journey Through the Heart of Eeyou Istchee was an important event for the people of Nemaska. While everyone was waiting for the walkers, community members rushed around preparing for the feast to follow in the evening. They were setting up all  the traditional food and cutting up what they were going to cook. Roderick Rabbitskin dropped by the sabtuan to speak with three ladies who were preparing beaver. Here is his conversation with Harriet Wapachee, Ellen Tanoush and Alice Jolly Jr all from Nemaska.
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