Alaska Writer Laureate Nora Dauenhauer finishes up two-year term

Alaska State Writer Laureate Nora Marks Dauenhauer sits at the dining...her two-year term as Alaska Writer Laureate. Her term ended last month, and a...the position in January.As Writer Laureate, the Douglas resident has traveled...
AK State Writer Laureate nominations open

...for the 2014-2016 Alaska State Writer Laureate. Eligibility is open to Alaskan Oct. 1.The Alaska State Writer Laureate is a two-year honorary appointment...literary endeavors. The role of the Laureate is to promote the literary arts and artists...
Husband and wife named Alaska State Writer Laureate and Individual Artist for 2015

...been named the new Alaska State Writer Laureate as part of the Governors Awards for the...literary arts."The Alaska State Writer Laureate Program was created in the early the U.S. to do so. A new Writer Laureate is named every two years. The position...
Hawai'i's poet laureate Kealoha visits Juneau

When you first learn that Hawaii's Poet Laureate, Kealoha, graduated from MIT with a degree in nuclear physics, it may strike you as an odd combination of hard-core science...
New writer laureate bridges cultures, disciplines

...unique among our Writer Laureates; she is the first...Alaska State Writer Laureate, and her lifelong...expanded from Poet Laureate to Writer laureate in 1996, to recognize...Previous Alaska Writer Laureates, in reverse chronological...
Former Alaska poet laureate remembered

...FAIRBANKS - Friends said former Alaska Poet Laureate John Haines was known for being cantankerous...and essays. He was named Alaska poet laureate in 1969 and received numerous accolades...moved by it." Former Alaska Writer Laureate Nancy Lord said Haines' work inspired...
State arts council seeks nominations for Writer Laureate, Governor's Awards recipients

...for the 2012-2014 Alaska State Writer Laureate. The deadline for nominations for both...public. The position of State Writer Laureate is open to Alaskan writers from all genres...published work in Alaska.The State Writer Laureate will be announced at the Governor's...
Arts council announces new state writer laureate

...Shumaker as the new Alaska state writer laureate 2010-2012. She will serve a two-year...Homer writer Nancy Lord. As state writer laureate, Shumaker will represent the council...information on the Alaska State Writer Laureate program, contact the Alaska State Council...
State arts council seeks nominations for Alaska State Writer Laureate

...for the 2012-2014 Alaska State Writer Laureate. Eligibility is open to Alaskan writers...nominations is Aug. 31.The next State Writer Laureate will be announced at the Governor's...nominations and select the State Writer Laureate. Nomination forms are available on the...
Dauenhauer named State Writer Laureate

Nora Marks Dauenhauer of Juneau has been named Alaska's State Writer Laureate. Dauenhauer will represent Alaska from 2012 to 2014. Dauenhauer's award was announced by the Alaska State Council on the Arts...


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