ROWLEY, Susan




With John Bennett, former editor of Inuktitut magazine, Susan Rowley, as an associate professor of anthropology and sociology, and a curator at UBC's Museum of Anthropology, wrote a comprehensive account of Inuit life in Nunavut prior to extensive contact with southerners, Uqalurait: An Oral History of Nunuvut (McGill-Queens, 2004 $75; 2008 $34.95). It consists of thousands of quotations organized thematically into chapters. The book describes the seasonal rounds of four different groups, incorporating 19th century exploration journals as well as contemporary views. 978-0-7735-2341-8

[BCBW 2004] "Arctic"