Obsidian pebbles from the Wiki Peak source in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve. NPS photo by Jeff Rasic.

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AJA Volume 16(2) 2018

Date Posted: February 7, 2019       Categories:

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ARTICLES

Sinew thread production and stitch properties in Arctic Alaskan clothing construction. . . . . . . .1
Diana R. Ewing and Christyann M. Darwent

Constructing rock cairns: modifying and signifying the alpine landscape of southeast Alaska . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Ralph J. Hartley, William J. Hunt, Jr. and Amanda Renner

One word, many worlds: the polyvocality of subsistence. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .49
Susanna Gartler

TRANSLATIONS

Introduction to uicimaalleq (walter kelly): Pilot Station, Alaska . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64
Kenneth L. Pratt

Two oral history narratives by uicimaalleq (Walter Kelly). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67
Translated by Monica Shelden; edited and annotated by Kenneth L. Pratt

Four short Russian translations related to the Eskimo region. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75
Translated by Richard L. Bland

ESSAY

Memoir of the Japanese sea otter hunting vessel kaisei-maru. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .94
Yoko Kugo

BOOK REVIEWS

Stories find you, places know: Yup’ik narratives of a sentient world (Cusack-mcveigh). . . . . . 101
Reviewed by Ellen Carrlee

Many stories to tell / qanemcit amllertut (Fienup-Riordan, ed. and Rearden, trans.). . . . . . 103
Reviewed by Wanni W. Anderson

The last house at Bridge River: the archaeology of an aboriginal household in British Columbia
(Prentiss, ed.). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 105
Reviewed by T. Max Friesen

Naut’staarpet / our plants: a Kodiak Alutiiq plantlore (Russell). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..107
Reviewed by Kevin Jernigan

Menadelook: an Inupiat teacher’s photographs of Alaska village life, 1907–1932 (Eileen Norbert, ed.) . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109
Reviewed by Richard Stern

2017-2018 Research notes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .111
Edited by Anne M. Jensen

Thesis and dissertation abstracts. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 120
Monty Rogers