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Evening at Egan to feature sociocultural anthropologist Tom Thornton

...The Bird's-Eye View of Future Earth."His talk begins at 7 p.m. at the Egan Library.Thornton, a sociocultural anthropologist and a former professor at the University of Alaska Southeast, will focus on Southeast Alaskan narratives of understanding...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-25/evening-egan-feature-sociocultural-anthro
Art
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...by many titles: poet, translator, scholar, linguist, anthropologist historian, editor, educator, anthologist. And in Juneau...then SHF) from 1983 to 1997. Chuck Smythe, cultural anthropologist and director of the Culture and History Department at SHI...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-28/songs-vision-and-experience
Art
National Geographic explorer Davis to speak in Juneau May 14

Author, anthropologist and National Geographic explorer Wade Davis will be in Juneau next week to give a presentation based on his book, "The Sacred...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-05-08
Art
National Geographic Explorer to speak at JACC

The public is invited to join acclaimed author, anthropologist and National Geographic Explorer Wade Davis as he speaks about the Sacred Headwaters campaign at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 14...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-09/national-geographic-explorer-speak-j
Outdoors
Anthropologist, author Lydia Black dies at 81

KODIAK - Anthropologist Lydia Black, who wrote several books on Alaska native culture and Alaska history, died Monday of liver failure at her home in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031307/sta_20070313018.shtml
News
Native spoons draw anthropologist to Southeast

...been in the collection of Harvard University's Peabody Museum for decades, but virtually nothing was known about them. Anthropologist Ann-Marie Victor-Howe is in Juneau from the Cambridge, Mass., museum, this month to interview Native elders and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032202/loc_spoons.shtml
News
A crossroad and a bridge

The three volumes of anthropologist Frederica de Laguna's masterwork...of the last students of famed anthropologist Franz Boaz, de Laguna began...Laguna, loves her work as an anthropologist, and believes that preserving...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091610/art_708448897.shtml
Arts
Building on numbers: Assessing housing solutions

...still objectively substantial intake of alcohol.Travis Hedwig, a post-doctoral research fellow and cultural/medical anthropologist, shared some of the less tangible results of the study, providing some personal context to the data and results collected...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-03/building-numbers-assessing-solutions
Local
My Turn: The corrupting power of debt

...between the contributor and beneficiary. One gives, and the other feels the weight of debt.David Graeber is a social anthropologist and author of a book titled "Debt: The First 5,000 Years." He claims there's ample evidence to suggest that ancient...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/my-turn-corrupting-power-debt
Opinion
Alaska State Museum hosts MacArthur Fellow Sven Haakanson lecture on Alutiiq culture

...prestigious project grants in the United States - to 24 select artists, scientists, and scholars. One of them was Alaska Native Anthropologist Sven Haakanson, director of the Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak.At 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 19, the Alaska State Museum in Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-01-19-2
Art

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