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First Lady adopted into Tlingit clan

...George, Walker's namesake.Ishmael Hope performed the ceremony with his uncle Gerry Hope, elder Paul Marks, and Lance Twitchell, as Gov. Bill Walker, Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott and his wife, Toni, stood by."This name (Koodeishghe) is...
'Sharing Our Knowledge' conference highlights crucial role of Tlingit elders

...spoke in support of Xh'unei Lance Twitchell's current effort to create...featured poets Ishmael Hope, Lance Twitchell and Maria Williams.Dauenhauer's...Hope, elder Paul Marks, and Lance Twitchell, as Gov. Bill Walker, Lt. Gov...
Revitalizing language: Poet Holman kicks off Alaska film tour

...very significant among the indigenous people," he said.In Southeast Alaska, indigenous language speakers such as Lance Twitchell, Benjamin Young and David Boxley are working to teach Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian, respectively, drawing on the...
Tlaxsatanjin now official name of peak on Heintzelman

...critical to pronunciation in the Tlingit language. The USFS worked closely with local Alaska Native Tribal members and Lance Twitchell, with the University of Alaska Southeast. Public comments submitted to the Forest Service on the name proposal last...
Recent births Inside Passage Midwifery? A son, Darian Timothy Twitchell, weighing 7 lbs. 11 oz., was born to Miriah and Lance Twitchell on May 19, 2015.Recent births at Bartlett Regional Hospital? A son, Rocky Percy Hunter, weighing 7 lbs. 11 oz...
SHI's Jineit summer formline workshops begin June 4 in Haines

...also be held in Angoon (led by Lance Twitchell), Craig (led by Ronnie Fairbanks...Fairbanks), Juneau (led by Lance Twitchell), Ketchikan (led by Nathan...Fairbanks) and Yakutat (led by Lance Twitchell).Jineit Art Academy's formline...
'Every Voice Matters'

...President of the Alaska Native Sisterhood, Sorrel Goodwin at the Alaska State Library, and UAS professor Xh'unei Lance Twitchell, Weigel said.Now, all the project needs is participants. The first interviews were scheduled last week, and the...
Photo: Formline workshop

Lance Twitchell conducts a formline design workshop at the Living History Center in...23 at the Yakutat Tlingit Tribe Culture Camp at Situk River led by Lance Twitchell.To register, contact Konrad Frank at konrad.frank@sealaska...
What's happening this week

...Saturday, June 20, Walter Soboleff Building, Living History Center, second floor. Both workshops will be taught by Lance Twitchell. Workshops are designed to help artists at all levels to learn and enhance their formline and will be held in communities...
Juneau actor, playwright's script wins prestigious reading, workshop"That kind of gave me a whole new perspective," he said. "I wanted to do stuff that made me happy."Lance Twitchell, Ishmael Hope, and Katrina Hotch were instrumental in translating many parts of the play to Tlingit, Katasse said...


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