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Contributions by Joan Naviyuk Kane:

“The Doll (A Pretend Person)” / “Mammaraq (Innuŋŋuuraq)”

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Note: This broadside is part of our annual translation special feature in which we feature two broadsides—one by a poet writing in a language indigenous to the Americas. Collaborators’ Q&A What surprised you about this collaborative piece? Poet Joan Naviyuk Kane: The visual image could be the photographic negative of topography from the air, a cell, or the detail from a larger work. Artist Lisa Sette: The poem carried me to unusual strands of memories. …

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