‘It’s not true that we’re a quiet people’: Singer-songwriter Elisapie on defending Inuit culture

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Her vocal style resembles more of a whisper than a shout, but Elisapie’s music packs a powerful punch. Singing in French, English and Inuktitut, Elisapie tells us why her fourth album “The Ballad of The Runaway Girl” was a homecoming of sorts. The Canadian musician discusses the challenges of capturing the vast tundra of northern Quebec in her art and talks about a new sense of pride in First Nation traditions and culture.

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