Traditions were really unimportant to the Inuit people of Igloolik before they encountered outsiders, according to Nancy Wachowich. One elder explained to the author, “we didn’t talk about traditions in the past. There were no other cultures here with us and we didn’t think about preserving anything because we were living it. It was all […]

“The loss of Nubia was one of the world’s great tragedies,” according to the Cairo magazine Al-Ahram, in an article this week about the Nubian Museum in Southern Egypt. The article describes how the museum, built near Aswan by the Egyptian government and opened in 1997, effectively depicts Nubian history and culture. The article reviews […]