Tuesday, March 25, 2008
Hip Hop Thrives in the Arctic
More and more Inuit youth in the Arctic communities on Baffin Island are getting excited about Hip Hop dance. Learn about the power of Hip Hop through Will Steger's Expedition to
the Canadian Arctic...
Dancing has been part of Inuit culture for centuries. Kilaujaq, the
traditional drum dance of the Arctic, is an excellent example of
this. "Square dance, hip hop, drum dance, it's all the same...to be
happy with other people" explaines Inuit elder Marie Airut. Read more at: http://www.youtube.com/user/hwydeven