The NSEDC grants were approved by its Board of Directors on May 4th.
Volunteer producers Maddie and Mitch recently traveled to the community of Wales for one of our region’s most notable annual events: the Kingikmiut Dance Festival, which brings together practitioners of traditional Alaska Native music and storytelling from throughout KNOM country.
A month ago, volunteers Emily Bieniek and Dayneé Rosales traveled to the Western Alaska community of Wales.
“Can you tell me a bit about the dance? What does it mean?” “That was my father’s dance. He wrote it and performed it, now I…