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Bibliothèque et Archives Canada In Flanders Fields : un siècle de coquelicots

Le poème In Flanders Fields — qui célèbrait son 100e anniversaire en 2015 — est considéré comme le poème le plus connu de la Première Guerre mondiale. Dans cette émission, nous sommes en compagnie d’Emily Monks-Leeson, archiviste de BAC. Elle nous fera découvrir la vie de John McCrae, le soldat canadien à qui l’on doit le poème. Elle nous aidera ...
  • 2015
  • 00:38:36
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/20/2021

Library and Archives Canada In Flanders Fields: A Century of Poppies

The poem In Flanders Fields — which is over 100 years old — is considered to be the most popular poem from the First World War. This episode features archivist Emily Monks-Leeson from Library and Archives Canada who will guide us through the life of John McCrae, the Canadian soldier who penned the poem. She will help us understand the conditions from ...
  • 2015
  • 00:35:27
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/19/2021

CBC News Bernie Francis reads "In Flanders Fields" in Mi'kmaq

For Remembrance Day, Mi'kmaw linguist Bernie Francis reads his translation of John McCrae's war poem "In Flanders Fields."
  • 2017
  • 00:01:37
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 03/25/2019