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Poetry slam to be held at Auke Rec

...shelter at Auke Rec. The event, open to poets and performers of all ages and all abilities, will be hosted by Christy NaMee Eriksen and Jacque Boucher. Sign up to read at 6 p.m. Suggested donation is $5. A potluck barbecue will take place...
#RoadToCelebration: Bringing Artists Together

...and practicing, all in preparation for Celebration every two years.This year, Sealaska Heritage Institute's Christy NaMee Eriksen was able to connect those participants through resources many people use every day anyway: Facebook, Instagram...
Local | Celebration
Canvas to host Seward Street Arts Festival

...200 block of Seward Street downtown. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Former Canvas staff members Christy NaMee Eriksen and MK MacNaughton organized the first Seward Street block party in 2011, and the event was a big success, drawing...
A new take on an old place

If you know Christy NaMee Eriksen's work, you know how much she values the written word. As the daughter of Juneau's former postmaster, she dreamt of running...
Local | Art
Ripples in the water writers from across the Alexander Archipelago. This year the notable featured author is spoken word artist Christy NaMee Eriksen, and the featured artist is Rachael Juzeler."It's a First Friday show on paper," Wall said. "Here is...
Folk Fest profile: Jake & Roxy

...LaMascus became friends through the Woosh Kinaadeiyi Poetry Slam, Juneau's monthly poetry event organized by Christy NaMee Eriksen. Both credited Eriksen with introducing them to the joys of writing and reciting their own poetry, and said the...
Local | Art
Local spoken word artist releases debut CD

For Juneau spoken word artist Christy NaMee Eriksen, there is an immediacy in her words. She takes...How To Tell If A Korean Woman Loves You"By Christy NaMee Eriksen If a Korean woman cleans her mind out in the springand...
First Friday Art Walk

...Willson. Spoken word album release partyThe Hangar BallroomWharf MallParty: 7:30 p.m.Spoken word artist Christy NaMee Eriksen will celebrate the official release of her first album, "How To Tell If A Korean Woman Loves You," at an album...
Poetry out loud

...speaking mother.The state finals were held at the 360 North Studio at the KTOO Building. Judges were Emily Wall, Christy NaMee Eriksen, Jeff Brady, Susi Gregg Fowler and Patrick Race. Judges evaluated student performances on criteria including...
Arts calendar

...slam, 6:30 p.m., Silverbow Bakery. Open to poets and performers of all ages and all abilities. Hosted by Christy NaMee Eriksen and DeeJay DeRego. Sign up to read at 6 p.m. With featured guest performance poet Buddy Wakefield. Suggested...


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