Abigail Chabitnoy - March 13, 2019

Abigail Chabitnoy is a poet of Unangan and Sugpiaq descent and a member of the Tangirnaq Native Village in Kodiak, Alaska. She received her MFA at Colorado State University, where she was an associate editor for the Colorado Review. Her first full length book of poetry, How to Dress a Fish was published in February of 2019 by Wesleyan University Press. In this episode, Abigail reads from How to Dress a Fish, which addresses the lives disrupted by US Indian boarding school policy.