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Jerome Fontaine

Indigenous Studies


Jerome Fontaine
Biography:

Jerome Fontaine is the current instructor for the Pathways to Indigenous Wisdom course at the University of Winnipeg, in addition to other courses at Laurentian University, Algoma University College, University of Manitoba and College of the Rockies.  Jerome has focused his research on the impact of traditional leadership from the perspective of obwandiac (nigig) and tecumtha (mizhibizhi), shingwauk (ah-ji-jawk) and traditional governance within the context of the n’swi-ish-ko-day-kawn anishinabeg o’dish-ko-day-kawn (Three Fires Confederacy).