Mary Ann Corbiere - Associate Professor

DEPARTMENT OF INDIGENOUS STUDIESMary Ann Corbiere
Tel.: 705-673-5661 ext. 226
Email: mcorbiere@usudbury.ca

Education
  • B.Sc. York University
  • M.B.A., Laurentian University
  • Ph.D. in Theory & Policy Studies in Education, 2007, University of Toronto
Areas of Specialization
  • Nishnaabemwin, Ojibwe language, Native Education
Courses taught
  • INDG 1016 Introductory Nishnaabemwin A
  • INDG 1017 Introductory Nishnaabemwin B
  • INDG 2516 Intermediate Nishnaabemwin A
  • INDG 2517 Intermediate Nishnaabemwin B
  • INDG 3316 Intermediate Nishnaabemwin C
  • INDG 3516 Advanced Nishnaabemwin A
  • INDG 3517 Advanced Nishnaabemwin B
  • INDG 3305 Aboriginal Languages: Expressions of peoplehood
Current Research Projects
  • The Nishnaabemwin Dictionary
Recent Publications
  • 2019  Protecting Indigenous language rights: Much more than campus signage needed. Academic Matters: OCUFA’s Journal of Higher Education, Spring 2018,16-20.
  • 2016  Willmott, C., Tait, A., Corbiere, M. & Corbiere, A. “Toward language in action: Agency-oriented application of the GRASAC database for Anishinaabe language revitalization.” Museum Anthropology Review 10(2), 91-116. DOI: https://doi.org/10.14434/mar.v10i2.19322
  • 2015 Naokwegijig-Corbiere, M. (in press). Our words, they are a-changin. In A. Corbiere, M. Naokwegijig- Corbiere, D. McGregor & C. Migwans (Eds.), Proceedings of Anishinaabewin Naanan: Four rising winds 2014. M’Chigeeng, ON: Ojibwe Cultural Foundation.
  • 2013 “How do /ni/, /taa/, /se/ and /shi/ alter meanings of Nishnaabe-kidwinan?” In A. Corbiere, M. Naokwegijig-Corbiere, D. McGregor & C. Migwans (Eds.), Proceedings of Anishinaabewin Niiwin: Four rising winds 2013 (pp. 131-140). M’Chigeeng, ON: Ojibwe Cultural Foundation.
  • 2012 “‘Aaniish go naa gaa-nendmaanh!?’ Compiling an Anishnaabemwin dictionary” In A. Corbiere, D. McGregor & C. Migwans (Eds.), Proceedings of Anishinaabewin Niizh: Culture movements, critical Moments 2011 (pp. 68-78). M’Chigeeng, ON: Ojibwe Cultural Foundation.