TITLE

Life, Death, and Humor: Approaches to Storytelling in Native America

AUTHOR(S)
Turner, Edith
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Arctic Anthropology;2003, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the tradition of storytelling and its therapeutic value in the North Slope Inupiat community in Alaska. Conveyance of action and the spirit of song; Ability of storytelling to release a person from any form of addiction through its morals; Description of actual healing; Depiction of life, death and humor.
ACCESSION #
12548778

 

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