Shortwave | Ojibwe Jews on Indigenous Shtetl


On this episode of Shtetl on the Shortwave we talk with Jennifer Podemski and Howard Adler.  Jennifer, an actress, producer and director, has a role in Sarah Polley’s upcoming film Take This Waltz , and was the producer of Mocassin Flats. Howard is a writer, filmmaker and co-Director of Asinabka, a Festival of Indigenous Film and New Media.  Both are First Nation and Jewish.  This episode is a part of Indigenous Shtetl a special edition of Shtetl Magazine.

Music played on the show:

Nunaga  by Beatrice Deer
Butterfly by Elisapie Isaac 
I’m an Indian by Fanny Brice
Night They Drove Old Dixie Down by Robbie Robertson/The Band
Killa Peg by Wab Kinew (In the end there wasn’t time to play this track, but thought you might want to check it out anyway!)