Episode 58 – It Takes a Community: Dr. Pat Makokis

It is the sixth and final edition of our special series: It Takes a Community, produced by Hunter and Jacquelyn Cardinal of Naheyawin.

In this series, Hunter sits down to chat with prominent Edmontonians to talk about the communities and people that have helped shape them along their journeys.

In this episode we hear from author and speaker, Dr. Patricia Makokis. Dr. Makokis tells us about her connection to the land, the impact of colonization, and understanding treaty.

Watch Treaty Talk – Sharing the River Life.
Read The Spirit of Alberta Indian Treaties by Richard Price.
Check out Indigenous Canada, a FREE online course that explores Indigenous histories and contemporary issues in Canada.
Check out the Treaty 6 document.
Learn more about Dr. Pat Makokis.
Find out more about Naheyawin.
Check out our article about Hunter and Jacquelyn Cardinal, and find them in Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 under 40.

This is the last of six profiles in this special series. Previous guests: Dave Mowat, Aaron PaquetteLinda DuncanNasra Adem, and Paul Bellows.

The Well Endowed Podcast is produced by Edmonton Community Foundation. And is a proud, affiliate member of the Alberta Podcast Network.