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Lydia Apatiki

Lydia Apatiki

Lydia Apatiki is from Gambell on St. Lawrence Island, but currently resides in Anchorage. She is a speaker of St. Lawrence Island Yupik and has developed a Yupik language workbook for elementary grades. She is also a skin sewer and works to revitalize traditional ways of making. [Last updated in 2013]