Food-Sharing Practices Online in the Facebook Group Cambridge Bay News

Laura Dunn, Pamela Gross
2019 Études / Inuit / Studies  
Cambridge Bay News is a popular Facebook group that residents of Iqaluktuuttiaq use to communicate within the town. Many members also use the group to share country food with others. Our paper looks at residents' practices of sharing food on Cambridge Bay News and the impact these practices have on relationships within the community. Comparing these practices with oral history and anthropological accounts of Inuinnait sharing practices, we examine how food sharing is changing relationships
more » ... n Iqaluktuuttiaq and between people and the land in response to ongoing colonial practices.
doi:10.7202/1055440ar fatcat:exyxgibkrbawbj7va5m4mjysdy