Imam Cimiucia

Our Changing Sea 

By Ann Salomon, Henry Huntington, Nick Tanape Sr., and Lisa Williams (photographer)

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Through the dual lenses of Western science and traditional Native knowledge, Imam Cimiucia explores the ecological, social, and economic causes of coastal ecosystem change on Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula. Coastal communities there—and the world over—have witnessed dramatic changes in their homes in recent years, and this innovative collaboration brings together the research efforts of marine scientists with the experiences, perceptions, and knowledge of Sugpiaq elders and other village residents whose lives are shaped by the sea. This book offers insight into the resilience—and limits—of marine ecosystems, as well as the vast archive of knowledge and expertise held by different cultures.

Lisa Williams's poems have appeared in publications such as the Chattahoochee Review, Louisiana Literature, Raritan, and Quarterly Virginia Review. Awards for her work include an American Academy of Poets Prize, the Henry Hoyns Fellowship at the University of Virginia, and a Tennessee Williams Scholarship.

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  • Hardcover Price: $39.95
  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-56612-159-0
  • Publication Month: August
  • Publication Year: 2011
  • Pages: 123
  • Discount Type: Trade
  • Author: By Ann Salomon, Henry Huntington, Nick Tanape Sr., and Lisa Williams (photographer)
  • ECommerce Code: 9781566121590

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