"Kenekngamceci Qanrutamceci (We Talk To You Because We Love You)": Yup'ik "Culturalism" at the Umkumiut Culture Camp

Fienup-Riordan, Ann
September 2003
Arctic Anthropology;2003, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p100
Academic Journal
Discusses the role of culture camps that have emerged in rural Alaska. Concern for the widening gap between the older and younger generations of Yupik Eskimos; Formation of the Calista Elders Council; Opportunity for elders to transmit subsistence skills, oral history, and cultural traditions to the younger generation.


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