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Review: 'Boyhood' an intimate portrait of a child growing up

...we should have expected Linklater to do. Over the span of his career, the filmmaker has proved to be as much a cultural anthropologist as writer-director, ever curious about how things will work out. His collaboration with Julie Delpy and Hawke in the...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-21/review-boyhood-intimate-portrait-child-gr
Art
Glacier Bay gull egg legislation signed into law

...elders explained that gull eggs were far more than a nutritious food source for the Huna clans," Mary Beth Moss, cultural anthropologist at Glacier Bay, said. "Gull egg collection signaled the beginning of a new year of seasonal harvest rounds. Harvest...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-08-01/glacier-bay-gull-egg-legislation-sig
Outdoors
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
Behind the camera

...Killisnoo and Angoon. Soboleff, the uncle of Tlingit leader Walter Soboleff, is the focus of a recently published book by anthropologist Sergei Kan, "A Russian American Photographer in Tlingit Country." Pegues said she's sure there are others, yet to...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-24/behind-camera
Art
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
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
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Scholar studies Alaska-Siberia shaman links 8/10/98

...WOODFORD Shamanism may be alive in the modern world, but it's a far cry from the traditional practices, according to anthropologist and religious scholar Roberte Hamayone. ``Neo-shamanism is so fashionable now,'' said Hamayone, a professor of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081098/shaman.html

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