Thematic Dictionary Credits

How to cite us

To cite the thematic dictionary, choose your style:

Visitor, L., Junker, M.-O., & Neacappo, M. (Eds.). (2013). Eastern James Bay Cree Thematic Dictionary ([Northern/Southern] Dialect). Chisasibi, QC: Cree School Board.

[Northern/Southern] = Select the dialect of the dictionary you are citing.

Visitor, Linda, Marie-Odile Junker, and Mimie Neacappo, eds. Eastern James Bay Cree Thematic Dictionary ([Northern/Southern] Dialect). Chisasibi: Cree School Board, 2013. Print.

[Northern/Southern] = Select the dialect of the dictionary you are citing.

 

To cite a an entry in the thematic dictionary, choose your style:

Visitor, L., Junker, M.-O., & Neacappo, M. (Eds.). (2013). [Word]. Eastern James Bay Cree Thematic Dictionary ([Northern/Southern] Dialect) (pp. [Page range]). Chisasibi, QC: Cree School Board.

[Word] = the word you looked up
[Northern/Southern] = Select the dialect of the dictionary you are citing.
[Page range] = the page (p.) or page range (pp.) your entry was found on.

Visitor, Linda, Marie-Odile Junker, and Mimie Neacappo, eds. “[Word].” Eastern James Bay Cree Thematic Dictionary ([Northern/Southern] Dialect). Chisasibi: Cree School Board, 2013. Print.

[Word] = the word you looked up
[Northern/Southern] = Select the dialect of the dictionary you are citing.

Coordinator
Marie-Odile Junker
Editors
Linda Visitor Marie-Odile Junker Mimie Neacappo
Advisors
Luci Bobbish-Salt Alice Duff
Mabel Pepabano Marguerite MacKenzie
 
Photography
Linda Visitor Jimmy Sam
 
Additional Photos & Drawings
Mimie Neacappo Marie-Odile Junker
Delasie Torkornoo Bukem Reitmayer
nishiyuujourney.ca Daniel Clément
Annie Bearskin
 

Technical assistance, Programming

Database export scripts
Delasie Torkornoo
Editorial Assistance at Carleton University
Solveiga Armostaike Gabrielle Lacroix Claire Owen
Cover Graphic Design
Kate Missen

Acknowledgements

We would like to thank the following Elders who have helped with the creation of this thematic dictionary.

Thematic Dictionary Advisors
Clifford Bearskin Juliet Bearskin
Mary Bearskin Samuel Bearskin
Margaret Bearskin Mary B. Georgekish
Emily Hughboy Andrew Natachequan
Maggie Natachequan Jimmie Neacappo
Stephen Pepabano Edith Sam
Maria Scipio

We thank Juel Chouinard, Interim Director of Education at the Cree School Board for her support, and Carleton University for research support and infrastructure.

Special thanks to our research collaborator Christiane Fellbaum from the WordNet project at Princeton University for helpful discussions.

We would also like to acknowledge all the Elders who have helped with the dictionaries over the years (click here to see the full Dictionary Credits).

Elders and Resource People
Cree Northern Cree Southern
Chisasibi Margaret Bearskin Eastmain Florrie Mark-Stewart
  Samuel Bearskin Mistissini Boyce Blacksmith
  Harry Duff   Evadney Blacksmith
  Bobby Neacappo   Lauri Petawabano
  Edith Sam   Smalley Petawabano
  Harry Scipio Waskaganish Louise Diamond
  Maria Scipio   Josephine Diamond
  Georgie Snowboy   Patricia Diamond
Wemindji Mary B. Georgekish   the late Rupert Erless
Whapmagoostui James Kawapit   Elizabeth Jolly
  Andrew Natachequon   Edwin Jolly
  Maggie Natachequon   Jimmy Moart
      Alec Weistche
      Sanders Weistche
      Johnny Whiskeychan
    Waswanapi Emily Cooper