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Northern voices : Inuit writing in English

Petrone, Penny, editor.

Toronto, Ontario ; Buffalo, New York ; London, England : University of Toronto Press 2002

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  • Title:
    Northern voices : Inuit writing in English
  • Author: Petrone, Penny, editor.
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario ; Buffalo, New York ; London, England : University of Toronto Press
  • Creation Date: 2002
  • Edition: 1st pbk. ed.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (353 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Subjects: Inuit literature -- Canada -- Translations into English; Canadian literature -- Inuit authors; Inuit -- Canada -- Folklore; Inuit -- Canada -- History -- Sources
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Contents: ""A Whaling Chant""""Magic Words to a Whale""; ""The People of the Caribou Antler""; ""An Incantation for Good Weather""; ""Unalina and Cukaiyoq: The Joy of the Dance""; ""BAFFIN ISLAND""; ""The Song of the Pintailed Duck in Competition with the Ptarmigan""; ""Sedna and the Fulmar""; ""Kiviung""; ""UNGAVA""; ""A Healing Chant""; ""LABRADOR""; ""Rose Pamack: Tikisiak""; ""Winter's Exodus""; ""EASTERN ARCTIC""; ""Creation""; ""Unaleq: The Creation of Man""; ""MACKENZIE""; ""The Raven and the Red Fox""; ""2 'What Great Creatures Are These': Early Contact Literature""
    ""Karpik's Conversation with Jens Haven, 1769""""Mikak to Jens Haven, 1770""; ""Mikak to the Moravian Missionaries, 1795""; ""Attuiock's Impressions of London, 1772""; ""Kingminguse's Renunciation, 1776""; ""Aula's Response, 1776""; ""Eketcheak and Wife's Responses to Captain George Cartwright's Proposal 1786""; ""First Meeting, 1818""; ""Inuluapik's Letter to Mr Hogarth, 1840""; ""Kallihirua's Letter, 1853""; ""Kallihirua's Letter, 1856""; ""Ugarng's Impressions of New York""; ""Ipirvik and Taqulittuq""; ""Taqulittuq's Complaint to Hall about the Whalers""
    ""Taqulittuq's Object Lesson in Geology""""Taqulittuq's Letter, 1864""; ""Ipirvik's Testimony to the New York Herald, 1873""; ""Taqulittuq's Testimony, 1873""; ""Taqulittuq's Letter to Mrs Budington, 1873""; ""Ipirvik's Reactions, 1875""; ""Hans Hendrik's Memoirs (an extract)""; ""John Bull's Testimony""; ""Zecharias' Confession to Brother Kahle""; ""Pomiuk's Letter to Mr Martin, 1897""; ""Uisakassak's Impressions of New York, 1898""; ""Minik Wallace's Dilemma""; ""Merqusaq: An Epic Arctic Journey""; ""John Agg®kdjuk's Report""; ""Tannaumirk's Reactions to Stefansson, 1910""
    ""Ada Blackjack Johnson's Diary""
  • Identifier: ISBN1-282-04586-5;ISBN9786612045868;ISBN1-4426-7779-1