Responsibilities and reflections: Indigenous food, culture, and relationships

  • Tabitha Robin Martens University of Manitoba
Keywords: Indigenous food, Indigenous culture, Indigenous relationships, traditional knowledge, storytelling


Understanding Indigenous food systems requires positioning ourselves in our own understanding of Indigenous food, culture, and place. The resurgence of Indigenous culture occurring around food, and the protection and revitalization of Indigenous food systems must be documented with a commitment to Indigenous values, worldviews and perspectives. This commentary offers insight into how we can do so.