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Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...people understand how to try to think in Tlingit," Twitchell said.Building on the scholarship of linguists including Jeff Leer, Constance Naish and Gillian Story, and working closely with younger scholars and linguists including Twitchell and...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-28/songs-vision-and-experience
Art
Alutiiq Museum publishes new book

...Alutiiq Orthography: Kodiak Dialect" was written by museum language program manager April Laktonen Counceller and linguist Jeff Leer.The book is a 100-page paperback that contains the rules for Alutiiq writing."This is based on a project the museum...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-02-11/alutiiq-museum-publishes-new-book
State
Learning together

...Constance Naish and Gillian Story, continued into the 1970s with the work of Richard and Nora Dauenhauer and UAF's Jeff Leer and, later, Eggleston and other linguists, and included inventing ways of writing out sounds that don't exist in...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-11-11/learning-together
Local
Sealaska to kick off new lecture series in Juneau

Distinguished Tlingit linguist Jeff Leer will be the inaugural speaker featured at the new Sealaska Heritage Lecture Series, scheduled Tuesday, Nov. 12. The lecture...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110802/nei_lecture.shtml
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Around Town

...m.. Location and details: Carole, 789-3345. Sealaska Heritage Lecture Series featuring Tlingit linguist Dr. Jeff Leer, 7-8:30 p.m., foyer of the Sealaska Corp. Building. Details: 463-4844. Learning to Live Healthy with Diabetes...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111202/loc_calendar.shtml
News
University to offer analytical courses on Tlingit language

...taught by linguists Richard and Nora Dauenhauer of Juneau. The next two courses will be taught at UAS next school year by Jeff Leer, professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Alaska Native Language Center. Richard Dauenhauer said the classes...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120901/Loc_tlingit.shtml
Local
Dictionary preserves language of the Haida

...and it provides examples of usage. Enrico is an excellent linguist because of his commitment and perseverance, said Jeff Leer, a professor of linguistics at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. "He became pretty much fluent in Haida," Leer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062605/sta_20050626030.shtml
News
Taylor, Reardon wed

...James Dawson, the bride's brother, will serve as a groomsman. Brock Taylor, the bride's brother, Joe Williams, Jeff Leer, the bride's uncle, and Chris Williams will be ushers. A reception will follow the ceremony.

http://juneauempire.com/weddings/2011-08-20/taylor-reardon-wed
Weddings
Sealaska institute offers immersion in Tlingit, Haida

...getting Tlingit language into the schools in Sitka and teaches Tlingit at Sitka High. Haida immersion will be taught by Jeff Leer of the Alaska Native Center in Fairbanks and Phyllis Almquist and Linda Shrack of Ketchikan. Almquist and Shrack are...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071601/Loc_Immersion.shtml
Local
Around Town

...m.. Location and details: Carole, 789-3345. Sealaska Heritage Lecture Series featuring Tlingit linguist Dr. Jeff Leer, 7-8:30 p.m., foyer of the Sealaska Corp. Building. Details: 463-4844. Learning to Live Healthy with Diabetes...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111002/loc_calendar.shtml
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