mercoledì 10 agosto 2022

Iqaluit museum collecting donations from Pope’s visit

(Meral Jamal, Nunatsiaq News) The Nunatta Sunakkutaangit Museum is seeking donations of items from the visit Pope Francis made to Iqaluit two weeks ago. The Pope visited Nunavut’s capital on July 29 as part of his weeklong tour of Canada to address the Catholic Church’s role in the residential school system and the harm experienced by Indigenous survivors. The museum’s manager and curator, Jessica Kotierk, said the museum is collecting items that were part of the visit “in recognition that the museum is a reflection of the things that happen here.” (...)