Ms Sundown is almost a nonagenarian. More importantly, as a highly accomplished dancer and creator she has certainly brought a liveliness and attention to modern traditional dance in our region. [see previous post on Eskimo dancing
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Yupik’ elder Mary Ann Sundown, 87, of Scammon Bay made a quest appearance with Upallret Dancers from Bethel during Quyana Alaska presented by the Alaska Federation of Natives Convention at the Egan Center on Wednesday, October 25, 2006
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Ms Sundown danced at Cama’i this year.
- See photo at http://www.deltadiscovery.com/camai2008/camai2008-Pages/Image2.html
- and read the Tundra Drums story and photo at http://thetundradrums.com/news/story/1899