Tag Archives: Inuit

Empowering Arctic Indigenous Scholars and Making Connections

Call for Applications and Nominations Empowering Arctic Indigenous Scholars and Making Connections Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. Inuit Circumpolar Council Alaska Nomination deadline: 28 December 2018, 5:00 p.m. Alaska Standard Time Application deadline: 10 January 2019, 5:00 p.m. Alaska … Continue reading

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The Impact of Resource Extraction on Inuit Women and Families in Nunavut

A Report for the Canadian Women’s Foundation was released in January 2014, outlining the impact that resource extraction is having on the Inuit women and families living in Qamani’tuaq, Nunavut. The report contains a literature review and qualitative data as … Continue reading

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WaPo Article about Alaskan Yupik/Inuit Snowboarder

From WaPo: Callan Chythlook-Sifsof grew up in the part of Alaska known as “The Bush” and spent her first 12 years in a village about 500 miles northwest of Anchorage, a place reachable only by boat or plane.She received her … Continue reading

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Movie Review of “Before Tomorrow”

From the Onion A.V. Club: Billed as the third part of a trilogy that began with Zacharias Kunuk and Norman Cohn’s Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner and continued with their The Journals Of Knud Rasmussen, the melancholy drama Before Tomorrow features a different writer-director … Continue reading

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NYTs Slideshow on Inuit Hunters in Greenland

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