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Husband and wife named Alaska State Writer Laureate and Individual Artist for 2015

...extensive collection was also published in their joint book. "Double Moon: Constructions and Conversations" published by Boreal Books.With the announcement Tuesday, Klass and Soos have already been talking about how to make the most of their artistic...
Fairbanks Arts Association seeks entries for 20th annual Statewide Poetry Contest

...m.The juror for this year's contest is Susanna J. Mishler, author of "Termination Dust," to be published by Boreal Books in 2014. A lifelong Alaskan, she lives in Anchorage and earns her living as an electrician. Her poems have appeared...
Alaska books roundup 2013

...Traveler" by Erin Coughlin Hollowell. Hollowell, of Homer, is adjunct professor at the University of Alaska. (Boreal Books, June 2013)"Upriver: Poems" by Carolyn Kremers. Kremers, a former teacher in Tununak, now lives in Fairbanks...
Arts council announces new state writer laureate

...writers, traveling for readings and conferences and promoting Alaskan writers and artists. In 2008, Peggy founded Boreal Books (, an imprint of Red Hen Press, to publish literature and fine art from Alaska. For more...
Evening at Egan to present a discussion on writing with Peggy Shumaker

...series that also includes readings by Ana Maria Spagna and David Vann in October.Shumaker is founding editor of Boreal Books, and editor of the Alaska Literary Series at the University of Alaska Press, which will publish its first three titles...
Alaska on the page, 2012

...Eskimo heritage and roots on King Island and Mary's Igloo, Alaska."Steam Laundry" by Nicole Stellon O'Donnell; Boreal Books. "Steam Laundry" is a novel in poems, and is based on the true story of Sarah Ellen Gibson, a miner's wife who...


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