Articles by Krysti Shallenberger

Indigenous Communities

On the Alaska Coast, Native Women Are Reviving a Cozy Tradition

By Krysti Shallenberger
November 24, 2020 — The Yup’ik art of sewing feather-lined parkas for babies was nearly lost after the government outlawed the spring waterfowl hunt. Luckily, a centenarian Elder remembered how it’s done.