Yupik / Your name will outlive your skills

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    The Alaskan Yupik people enjoy storytelling, singing and dance. Children are named after the last person in the community who has passed on to the next life.This piece tells the story of the young children who spend the winter teaching each other skills - where boys teach girls survival hunting and girls teach the boys to cook & sew.

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from óvænt lán, released March 15, 2011



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