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My Turn: In memoriam Richard Dauenhauer, 1942-2014

...the Tlingit people are. Only through stories and traditions like these do we begin to learn who we are, no matter who we are."? Robert Bringhurst is a Canadian poet, typographer, translator, cultural historian and linguist.
Governor's Awards for the Arts & Humanities to be celebrated tonight

...part of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History. He formerly worked as the Dena'ina cultural historian for the Alaska Native Heritage Center and was the assistant historian for Cook Inlet Region Inc. ? Distinguished...
Focus on faculty: Published works, new hires

...Angeles. Also on the panel was Los Angeles Times and National Public Radio film critic Kenneth Turan. Walz is a cultural historian of French popular fiction, the author of "Pulp Surrealism: Insolent Popular Culture in Early Twentieth-Century...
DVDs from the real world: part 2

...the Tides" - Three short films, connected thematically, are collected here on one disc. In the first, Tlingit cultural historian Tommie Jimmie talks about the importance of the dugout canoe to the Tlingit, and the significance of Tlingit arts...
Kuhlke's 'Winesburg' an idiosyncratic jewel

...the necessary transition points of the individual on his way to maturity and harmony," to quote philosopher and cultural historian Wilhelm Dilthey. George has plenty of conflicts. He gets played for a sap by a girl (Belle, played by Sara Waisanen...
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The infamous kind of fame

...which has become one of the celebrity culture's great enablers. A decade ago, University of Southern California cultural historian Leo Braudy realized that the culture of celebrity had entered a new phase - "certainly different in the quantity...


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