December 3, 2022

Acadian

Baie Sainte Anne
History, Sports, Video

Baie Sainte Anne

Baie Sainte Anne is the first community along the southern shore of Miramichi Bay close to the Northumberland Strait. It is approximately 30 miles below the City of Miramichi. It and Escuminac along route # 117 where the wharf is…

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Edith Butler
Biography, Show Business, Video

Edith Butler

(Marie Nicole) Edith Butler, Singer-songwriter was born in Paquetville, near Caraquet on July 27th 1942. She began singing in cafés in Moncton while studying. Between 1962 and 1967 she performed mainly at festivals and on Halifax TV, singing Acadian folksongs to…

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Antonine Maillet Antonine Maillet ©Paul Labelle Photographe inc.
Biography

Antonine Maillet

Antonine Maillet – novelist and playwright – is the foremost voice in literature from the French-speaking Acadian East Coast of New Brunswick.  Her hometown of Bouctouche, boasts "Le Pays de La Sagouine," a tourist theme park based on Maillet’s award-winning…

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