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UAS posts videos of Tlingit-language speakers

...people throughout Tlingit ancestral territory in Southeast Alaska and Canada, including Nora Marks Dauenhauer, Florence Marks Sheakley, Cyril George, Walter Soboleff, Marsha Hotch, Archie Cavanaugh Sr. and David Katzeek. The project was undertaken...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-10-03/uas-posts-videos-tlingit-language-speaker
Art
New writer laureate bridges cultures, disciplines

...whom became proficient in the arts themselves. To name just a few of the Marks: bead artist and language expert Florence Marks Sheakley, carver Jim Willie Marks (who died in 2009), carver and silversmith Leo Marks, and language expert Johnny...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-11-22/new-writer-laureate-bridges-cultures-disc
Art
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Madden, UAS dean of faculty. ``And we are very pleased to have someone of her caliber to teach for us.'' Florence Marks Sheakley is one of 16 siblings, of whom only eight survive. Author Nora Dauenhauer is her older sister. Her brother...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010700/Loc_color.shtml
Verbal interaction

...been involved in Edwards' class include Fred White, of Yakutat, one of Tlingit's youngest fluent speakers, Florence Marks Sheakley, of Juneau, who is Nora Dauenhauer's sister, and Ruth Demmert, of Kake. Elders from other Southeast communities...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042910/art_627603028.shtml
Arts
Bringing the past into the future

Students in Florence Marks Sheakley's two Tlingit classes, held at both local high schools, began their studies this semester by filling out a form that asked...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052710/art_645326777.shtml
Arts
Artistic illumination

...Crafts Fair will also be underway, and will include work from the following artists: Percy Martin (beading), Florence Marks Sheakley (beading), Ed Kunz (silver), Annie Hurlbut (weaving and dolls), Barry Smith (ivory), Donald...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120309/art_531557537.shtml
Drawing on tradition to teach her own tongue

...Madden, UAS dean of faculty. ``And we are very pleased to have someone of her caliber to teach for us.'' Florence Marks Sheakley is one of 16 siblings, of whom only eight survive. Author Nora Dauenhauer is her older sister. Her brother...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010700/Loc_color.html
Local
Sealaska institute offers immersion in Tlingit, Haida

...Aug. 6-17 on the university campus, Iutzi-Mitchell said. Beginning Tlingit immersion will be taught by Florence Marks Sheakley of Juneau, assisted by Fred White of Yakutat and Hans Chester of Juneau. Sheakley has been teaching Tlingit...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071601/Loc_Immersion.shtml
Local
Creating a habitat for Tlingit

...stem into beads. "They're learning brand-new things that they've never seen before in the city," said Florence Marks Sheakley, who teaches Tlingit at UAS. "Plus we have a pretty much different language for when we used to go to camp...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082502/loc_tlingit.shtml
News
Native artisan and art

Florence Marks Sheakley displays some of the beadwork she is exhibiting and selling in the lobby of the Federal Building in Juneau. Sheakley and other...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111601/Loc_artfedbldg.shtml
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