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

Turner, Edith
September 2003
Arctic Anthropology;2003, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p23
Academic Journal
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.


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