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Living and Growing: Opening again the box of wisdom generation. In one of his Juneau Empire columns on language revitalization, Xh'unei quoted elder Kichnaalxh George Davis, who said, speaking of revitalizing Tlingit, "Tsu heide shugaxhtutaan, yaa yaakhoosge daakeit, haa jeex' anakh...
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...ancient Greek playwrights, or the singer of Beowulf, but we had Willie Marks and Austin Hammond and Robert Zuboff and George Davis and Susie James," Hope said. "Seeing a marginalized community produce oral literature that rivals anything in the...

...runner-up. The rest of the top 10 finishers were: 2. Jarod Winnen, 33.2 pounds; 3. Shaun Lewis, 30.8 pounds; 4. George Davis, 30.5 pounds; 5. Teri Lewis, 30.3 pounds; 6. Carol J. Collins, 29.1 pounds; 7. Richard Berning, 28...
Haa dachxhan'i yan yis, yei jigaxhtoone also opens a potentially dangerous door to culture without language. Let us return to the words of Kichnaalxh (George Davis), from the Dauenhauers' Haa Tuwunaagu Yis: "Ch'a yei gugenk' awe a kaaxh shukaylis'uxh haa tlagu khwaanx'i...
Sealaska Heritage Institute posts Cape Fox stories told by Bessie Denny, peace ceremony led by Austin Hammond

...members of the Tlingit and non-Native community to protest the mistreatment of his ancestral homeland. He is joined by George Davis, and Walter Soboleff with Soboleff providing an English translation of Hammond and Davis' Tlingit remarks.The recording...
35.2-pound king rules after 2 days

...anglers, all of whom had caught kings, were: 1) Vickie Perry, 35.2 pounds; 2) Shaun Lewis, 30.8 pounds; 3) George Davis, 30.5 pounds; 4) Teri Lewis, 30.3 pounds; 5) Carol J. Collins, 29.1 pounds; 6) Richard Berning, 28...
All that Alaska Jazz: Archie Cavanaugh

...notes thank several Tlingit elders and linguists, including Lance A. Twitchell, Nora and Richard L. Dauenhauer, George Davis, John and Carolyn Martin, Ben Jackson, and Florence Sheakley, for their help with Tlingit phrases in the song...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Diana Wilson. James Brackett and Amy Kesten. Marc Morgan and Joann Morgan. Rosalise Adams and Bertrand Adams Jr. George Davis and Deborah Davis. Judgments Guy A. Carper, 35, was found guilty of fourth-degree assault stemming from a March...
Verbal interaction

...wanted to collect for that day," she said. Regular language consultants included Lillian Austin, Irene Cadiente, George Davis, Anna Katzeek, David Katzeek, Anita Lafferty, John Marks, June Pegues and Helen Sarabia. "The first couple hundred...
Why should anyone learn Native languages and cultures?

...tradition bearers could be - orators and storytellers like Jessie Dalton - Naa Tlaa, Austin Hammond - Daanaawaakh, George Davis - Kichnaalxh, and Robert Zuboff - Shaadaax'. Now Nora has become an Elder herself, after deeply learning from those...


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