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Alaska Center for the Book seeks award nominations Alaska Center for the Book is the state's affiliate with the Center for the Book in the U.S. Library of Congress. Founded in 1991, ACB is a non-profit, all-volunteer organization aimed at stimulating public interest in...
StoryCorps flies to Fairbanks

...colleagues, like Hensel and Carlson, who interview each other.All StoryCorps interviews are catalogued in the Library of Congress and kept for future generations.The interviews take the form of 40-minute conversations between participants...
Library of Congress spotlights Alaska

...full-color poster for an 1897 Broadway show on the Klondike Gold Rush, Alaska's history comes alive at the Library of Congress. The library showed off some of its extensive Alaska collection Friday in honor of the state's 50th anniversary...
StoryCorps project highlights listening in a noisy season

...Alaska Fairbanks Oral History Program at the Elmer E. Rasmuson Library and at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress.According to the StoryCorps web site, more than 90,000 interviews have been recorded since the project was...
Local author Hayes pens concise history of Juneau

...Hayes spent a lot of time at the Alaska State Library, and she also accessed photos and documents through the Library of Congress, among other sources. The book required the selection of 200 high resolution historical photographs, a number...
Ketchikan librarian out on loan

KETCHIKAN - When the Library of Congress needed to borrow a specific...or a historical document the Library of Congress decided to borrow. Instead...teacher in residence at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. "Technically...
Nominations Sought for Contributions to Literacy in Alaska Award

...conjunction with UAA's MFA program in Creative Writing.Alaska Center for the Book is Alaska's affiliate to the Library of Congress Center for the Book. The nonprofit, all-volunteer board partners with literary, educational, arts and humanities...
Alaskan among 'genius grant' winners

...will be given the largest amount ever - $125,000 more than last year. A National Public Radio report about the Library of Congress worrying about damaging old recordings just by playing them sparked the imagination of Carl Haber, a 54-year-old...
Three Alaskans win awards for contributions to literacy

...Writing and Literary Arts. Founded in 1991, the Alaska Center for the Book is the state affiliate of the U.S. Library of Congress Center for the Book. It is a non-profit, all-volunteer organization.For more information, see www.alaskacenterforthebook...
My Turn: Changing things will take some time

...remain ever under the regimen of their barbarous ancestors." - Thomas Jefferson Letter to Thomas Kercheval, 1816 Library of Congress? Barnard is a Juneau resident.


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