Elder Voices: Agnes Amarok

Golovin, AK

On this week’s episode of Elder Voices, visit with Golovin’s Agnes Amarok. Agnes recalls fond memories of growing up with her grandparents at camp. She spent most of her time with her grandmother learning about subsistence. She recalls muktuk, fishing, reindeer, berry picking, and picking greens.

Tune into Elder Voices every week on KNOM for a new story from the KNOM Archive. Join us on Wednesdays at 11am and again at 6pm. Elder Voices: a window to the past, a door to the future.


  1. Morgan Sanders on March 1, 2017 at 4:31 pm

    Thank You really enjoyed Agnes Amarok stories,My roots are Golovin just like her.She did a great JOB !!!

  2. Anne Marie Narog on March 1, 2017 at 9:19 pm

    Thanks for letting me hear my moms voice again. My little girl was able to listen to her gramma for the first time.

  3. jani reeder on March 2, 2017 at 11:47 am

    this was wonderful to hear agnes’ voice, again, and to listen to her stories. thanks so much for this.

  4. Arlene Ludwig on March 23, 2020 at 11:05 pm

    So nice to hear a familiar voice! Made me tear tear up. So sad that our people wers forced to lose our language and dance. Agnes was one of my mom’s good friends ❤ Thank you