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Yupik poem, translated by June

Yupik love poem. A translated poem into the inuit language of yupik peoples from central Alaska. It is estimated that there are 20,000 speakers for this Eskimo-Aleut language. The Yupiks of Central Alaska (Yupiaqs) are the descendants of the Eskimo peoples settled in this region. They are American citizens who mix traditions and modernity.
American poems