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I am Inuit  Cover Image Book Book

I am Inuit / photographs by Brian Adams ; edited by Julie Decker with Kelly Eningowuk, Jaqueline Cleveland, and Vernae Angnaboogok.

Adams, Brian, 1985- (author.). Adams, Brian, 1985- (photographer.). Decker, Julie, (editor,, author.). Eningowuk, Kelly, (editor,, author.). Cleveland, Jaqueline, (editor,, author.). Angnaboogok, Vernae, (editor,, author.). Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, (sponsoring body.). Inuit Circumpolar Council-Alaska, (sponsoring body.).

Summary:

Inuit indigenous ethnic groups inhabit an area stretching from North-East Siberia across the Bering Strait to Alaska up to Northern Canada all the way to Greenland. Climate change is already causing significant transformations having all kinds of impacts. For around four million people, the Arctic region is neither a curiosity, nor is it untouched wilderness: It is home. Since 2015, photographer Brian Adams from the Inupiaq ethnic group has been traveling through Alaska, capturing the Inuit and their individual stories and finding out how they spend their individual lives in the 21st century. Visiting around 20 communities, he took portraits of the residents and recorded their narratives, sharing these across social media. This project I am Inuit as well as this book has the aim of promoting understanding, dismantling stereotypes as well as misperceptions and connecting the world with Alaskan Inuits, and the Arctic, through common humanity.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9783716518397
  • ISBN: 3716518395
  • Physical Description: 205 pages : color illustrations, map, portraits ; 23 x 30 cm
  • Edition: 1st edition.
  • Publisher: Salenstein : Benteli, 2018.

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General Note:
"A project by the Anchorage Museum and the Inuit Circumpolar Council-Alaska."
Subject: Adams, Brian, 1985-
Inuit > Social life and customs > Pictorial works.
Inuit > Alaska > Pictorial works.
Portrait photography > Alaska.
Inuit.
Inuit > Social life and customs.
Portrait photography.
Social conditions.
Alaska > Social conditions > Pictorial works.
Alaska.
Genre: Pictorial works.

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Homer Public Library AK 770 ADA (Text) 000154559 Alaskana -- Nonfiction Available -


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