Rebecca Lawhorne (27) interviews her best friend Naomi O’Neal (30) about her fieldwork along the Itkillik River on the North Slope of Alaska.

This interview was recorded in collaboration with StoryCorps. Recorded by Bob Bolton on April 20, 2018 at the University of Alaska Fairbanks in Fairbanks, Alaska. Edited by Kelsey Skonberg.

Music: “Arctic Evening” by Marcel du Preez

Alaska Voices
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