ASAALUK IRELAN

FROM: Nome & King Island.


CAME TO NOME: She has lived here all of her life.

 

"You need to have pride in yourself and where you are from, who your people are...just be proud of who you are and where you came from."

 

THREE INTERESTING THINGS WE LEARNED:

• Asaaluk is a King Islander.

• She would go back to King Island just for the water

   because it tastes so good.

• She has chosen to raise her kids in Nome.

 

 

Interviewers: Jessica

Photographer/Editors: Amber & Harrison