Additional documents to understand Inuit cultural history

In this section, one will find resources to better understand, study and teach the cultural and literary history of the Inuit of Nunavik, Nunatsiavut, Greenland and Nunavut: videos, articles, educational factsheets and Web sites.

Web Sites

Youtube videos by Robby Qammaniq to learn inuktitut.
The International Laboratory for Research on Images of the North, Winter and the Arctic is one of the most important centers of cultural expertise on the North and the Arctic.
The Northern and Arctic Studies Portal from the Institut nordique du Québec.
ᓄᓇᕕᒻᒥᐅᑦ ᐃᓄᒻᒪᕆᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᐊᐱᕐᓲᔭᕐᓃᑦ
Digital open access of articles and books on the North and the Arctic
Information website on Canadian Inuit Periodicals
Archives from Inuktitut Magazine


Lecture by Daniel Chartier on the Emergence of Inuit and Innu Literature
Lecture by Aaju Peter on Inuktut, the language of the Inuit, during her visit to Montreal
Lecture in Montréal by Minnie Aodla Freeman on her literary work
Lecture by Nelly Duvicq on the History of Nunavik Inuit Writings.
Short video on Aaju Peter's visit to the Université du Québec à Montréal in 2019.
Video of the book launch of the novel Homo Sapienne by Greenlander Niviaq Korneliussen in Montreal in 2017.


Article by Daniel Chartier on Inuit Literary History in Canada.
Essay in French by Clara Mongeon-Bourbonnais on the figure of Qallunaat in the work of Zebedee Nungak