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We Were So Far Away

Author Legacy of Hope Foundation
Title We Were So Far Away
Year 2010
ISBN ISSN 978-0-9733520-1-6
Publisher Legacy of Hope Foundation
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Place of Publication Ottawa, Ontario
Publication Type Report
Location Online
Pages 197
CRRF Identifier AP-RS-BR-OR-4630
Last modified 2016-05-19
English Abstract

"In the spring of 2008, eight courageous Residential School Survivors, two from each of the Inuit geographic regions – Nunavik, Nunavut, Nunatsiavut, and the Inuvialuit Settlement Region – shared their stories with the Legacy of Hope Foundation. The exhibition, “We were so far away…”: The Inuit Experience of Residential Schools, presents the individual recollections of these Survivors in their own words, illustrated with their personal photographs and objects, and contextualized by historical images gathered from archives across Canada."