Sharing Stories in Unalakleet

Since 2014, Story Works Alaska has been connecting youth and communities in the Anchorage and Bering Strait School Districts through storytelling. A volunteer-run organization, Story Works attracts people who care about the power of stories to build resilience and connect across differences. This September, with the help of an Alaska Humanities Forum mini-grant, they hosted a storytelling workshop in Unalakleet, Alaska with 8th grade and high school students. It is difficult to fully grasp the impact that Story Works creates without listening to the students who have been through their workshops. They are open and reflective and vulnerable in a way that hardly fits with today’s stereotype of

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