Ca. 7,000 year old caribou mandible from the Tingmiukpuk archaeological site in Gates of the Arctic National Park. NPS photo by Jeff Rasic

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Volume 20 (1-2) 2022

Date Posted: December 9, 2023       Categories:

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Description

SPECIAL SECTION: CURRENT DIRECTIONS IN THE ANTRHOPOLOGY OF HEALTH IN THE NORTH-
Edited by Sally Carraher, Britteny M. Howell, Elaine M. Drew, and Kristen Ogilvie

Current Directions in the Anthropology of Health in the North: Where Have We Been and Where Are We Going?
Sally Carraher, Britteny M. Howell, and Elaine M. Drew

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) in Anchorage, Alaska, and the Racialization of a Diagnosis
Travis Hedwig

A Sociality of Being Snagged: Care and Awakening Among Salmon in Southwest Alaska
William Voinot-Baron

When I Asked About Their “Household” and She Flinched: Examining Problems With How We Assess Households in Northern Indigenous Communities
Sally Carraher

Understanding Covid-19 as a Lived Experience of Both Syndemic Vulnerabilities and Community Strengths: Community Leader and Provider Descriptions of the 2020 Pandemic in Remote Alaska
Laura Eichelberger, Patricia Cochran, Tricia Howe, Micah Hahn, and Ruby L. Fried

Friendships Forged in Fitness: An Ethnography of Older Women’s Social Experiences at a Community Fitness Center
Britteny M. Howell, Bridget L. Hanson, and Samantha Wanner

The Social Life of Physical Activity in a Community Recreation Center During the Covid-19 Pandemic
Elaine M. Drew

ARTICLES

The Archaeoogy of Clam Cove, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, Southcentral Alaska
Melissa Baird, Madonna L. Moss, Sebastien Perrot-Minnot, and Jason Rogers

“It Seemed as Though the Whole Country Was Doomed”: Ebenezer Evan’s Account of the 1918-1919 Influenza Pandemic on Seward Peninsula, Alaska
Kenneth L. Pratt

TRANSLATION

A Note on the Pigments in the Motifs of Engraved Ivory Tools from the Ekven Burial Site (Chukotka, Russia)
A.S. Pakhunov, Kirill A. Dneprovsky, Elena S. Sukhorukova, and E.G. Devlet; translated by Richard Bland

REPORT

Lithic Landscape of the Upper Susitna River Basin, Central Alaska Range
John Blong

RESEARCH NOTE

Radiocarbon Dating the Cabin Island Village Site (KAR-121), Becharof National Refuge
Mary A. Stough, Sam Coffman, H. Kory Cooper, and Jeremy Karchut

BOOK REVIEWS

Yungcautnguuq Nunam Qainga Tamarmi/All the Land’s Surface is Medicine (Fienup-Riordan et al.)
Reviewed by Nancy J. Turner

Life at Swiftwater Place: Northwest Alaska at the Threshold of European Contact (Anderson and Anderson, eds.)
Reviewed by John Darwent

Inuit Stories of Being and Rebirth: Gender, Shamanism, and the Third Sex (Saladin D’anglure)
Reviewed by Ulla Odgaard

Raven’s Witness: The Alaska Life of Richard K. Nelson (Lentfer)
Reviewed by Lisa Schwarsburg