Conversations with Maine

Passamaquoddy-Maliseet Dictionary

Special | 26m 46s

Passamaquoddy elder, David Francis, and University of New Brunswick professor, Robert Leavitt are co-authors of the definitive "Passamaquoddy-Maliseet Language Dictionary." The dictionary includes over 18,000 words in 1200 pages and took 7 years of research to complete. The book was recently short listed for an Atlantic Book Award in Canada.

Aired: 04/21/10

Rating: NR

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