TITLE

Christmas, basketball, and sled dog races: Common and uncommon themes in the new seasonal round

AUTHOR(S)
Sprott, Julie E.
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Arctic Anthropology;1997, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the categories of public events in Noorvik, an Inupiaq village in northwest Alaska. Evidence of Inupiat Ilitqusiat values; Noorvik's Christmas celebration; Themes of competition in basketball and sled dog races; Meta-theme projection of a sense of place.
ACCESSION #
9712143173

 

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