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Speaker Lafferty advised members of the House and of the public that throughout the sitting, interpretation would be provided in Tlicho, Chipewyan, French, Inuvialuqtun, North Slavey, Inuktitut, Gwich'in, South Slavey, and Inuinnaktun, making use of 10 of the 11 official languages of the Northwest Territories.
For example, "Harold Beecham kept a snivelling little Queensland black boy as a sort of black-your-boots, odd-jobs slavey or factotum, and he came to Dogtrap for the mail ..." (114).
(32) Michael I Asch, "Slavey" in June Helm, ed, Handbook of North American Indians: Subarctic, vol 6 (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1981) 338 at 339, cited in Hamar Foster, Tsilhqot'in Law: A Report Prepared for Woodward and Company (University of Victoria, 2005) at 35 (submitted into evidence in Tsilhqot'in, supra note 7).
Ordained in 2012, she became the first Anglican priest of Slavey descent in the Anglican Church of Canada.
University of Louisville (Nu Xi) 12 December 2013: Francisco Javier Bonilla, Matthew Haddock, Benjamin Reece, Thomas Michael Saughnessy Skaggs, Ashley Slavey, Danielle Nicole Warren.
Great Bear Lake, or "Sahtu" as it is known in the North Slavey dialect of the Dene language, is the largest lake entirely within Canada's borders and ninth largest in the world at 31,326 [km.sup.2].
all in Greenlandic, Southern Tutchone, North Slavey, and Inuktitut, as well as English, and of course, the common language--music."
Also included in the collection, for the record, were several other Native items presented to Baldwin in Winnipeg, including a fancy fringed hide jacket with woven quillwork panels and fur trim, possibly Slavey; a woman's caribou hide dress with quill-wrapped fringing; and a pair of caribou hide gloves and moccasins, each decorated with floral silk embroidery.
Her mind-set is early established by the balance of her prologue, which presents Dickens serving, in 1840, on a coroner's inquest jury, intervening to pluck from the threat of the gallows a twenty-four or twenty-five-year-old slavey suspected of infanticide.
Aside from English, French and Inuktitut, Chipewyan, Cree, Dogrib, Gwich'in, and Slavey are also official languages within the territory.
In Karina Williamson (ed.), Contrary Voices: Representations of West Indian Slavey, 1657-1834.
Mercer also was the content expert for a translation workshop of key mining and metallurgical terms associated with rare earth projects, organised by the MVLWB, with involvement of translators from First Nations communities, working in the Dogrib, Chipewyan and Slavey languages.
I had sojourned with Crees, Dene, Dogrib, Beaver, Slavey, Flathead and others, and yes, even some Mi'kmaq who had answered the call of the North.
The stories also comprise many formats from "The Bag of Warmth" a Slavey creation tale from Canada in which a wolf fox bobcat and other animals steal the sun from the bear and return warmth to the land.
Second are general events--those events that we know occurred, but in the play are not linked to specific times and spaces: the Dene Ore Carriers having died from contact with uranium, the path of the ore's transport and the landmarks by which it passed, North American women painting radium onto watch dials in the 1930s and later dying of radium contact poisoning, Lorne Greene's CBC news broadcasts, Slavey (Dene) Announcers broadcasting on Northern radio their calls for missing loved-ones, and Tokyo Rose's supposedly eroticized radio broadcasts to the US troops stationed in the Pacific.