Collegiate Affiliation

Nora Livesay is Editor of The Ojibwe People's Dictionary,, an online, audio dictionary of Anishinaabemowin (the Ojibwe language). The Ojibwe People's Dictionary features the voices of Ojibwe speakers, and is a continually expanding resource for Ojibwe language and culture used by language speakers, learners and teachers across Anishinaabewakiing.

Educational Background & Specialties
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Educational Background

  • MA: Linguistics, University of Minnesota, 2020
  • MEd: World Language Revitalization, University of Minnesota, 2008
  • BA: Magazine Journalism, Drake University, 1994


  • Indigenous Language Revitalization
  • Ojibwe Language
  • Linguistics
  • Lexicography