AKNOS 2012: Petla Noden of Dillingham, poem

2012-06-12 by

The Alaska Native Oratory Society celebrated its 10th anniversary with a celebration that included opportunities for orators to share spoken word, rap, poetry, humor, storytelling and commemorative narration. The theme for 2012 was “Bravely Facing The Issues: Celebrating Oratory in the 21st Century.”

This segment presents Petla Noden, a sophomore in Political Science from Dillingham. His presentation is a poem that he says depicts, “his struggle with himself, his struggle with God.”

This podcast was recorded on April 14, 2012.

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Alaska Native Oratory Society
Maria Williams
Director, Alaska Native Studies Program, coordinator for AKNOS