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Local linguist to present dissertation defense on Tlingit verbs

Tlingit linguist Keri Edwards Eggleston will present her PhD dissertation defense, "575+ Tlingit Verbs: A study of Tlingit verb paradigms...
Juneau linguist publishes collection of new writing

...called ``Life Woven With Song,'' a collection of autobiographical essays, poetry and plays. The award-winning Juneau linguist, editor and author will be at a book-signing from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Hearthside Books in the Nugget Mall. Also...
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...been described by many titles: poet, translator, scholar, linguist, anthropologist historian, editor, educator, anthologist...dimensions of his work, that's for sure," he said.Local linguist Eggleston has also worked closely with the Dauenhauers in documenting...
Two poems by Richard Dauenhauer, 1942-2014

In honor of the recent passing of highly regarded Alaska poet, scholar, translator, historian and linguist Richard Dauenhauer, here are two poems from his most recent poetry collection, "Benchmarks: New and Selected Poems 1963-2013...
Athabascan tradition-bearer Peter dies

FAIRBANKS - Athabascan linguist and tradition-bearer Katherine Peter has died at age 92. Peter, who died early Wednesday at her Fairbanks home, left "huge...
Education in Alaska's Native villages

In 1970, educator, linguist, researcher, and Jesuit priest Dr. John Bryde, documented an educational phenomenon among Sioux children on the Pine Ridge...
Verbal interaction

Verb conjugation may seem to some a rather dry activity, but for local linguist Keri Edwards, it's a process full of personal interaction and cross-cultural connections - as well as one that may help to...
Native Eyak language may have a follower

...It's an unlikely collaboration: A 21-year-old aspiring artist in Europe is working with a 75-year-old Fairbanks linguist to carry on a dying native Alaskan language. Guillaume Leduey, from Le Havre, France, began teaching himself Eyak from...
One hoping for better from Murkowski on DADT Letter to the editor

...from serving in the military, and hurts military preparedness (for instance, the Army recently had to discharge an Arab linguist who acknowledged that he was gay, even though the Army is woefully short of such expertise). Yet when push came to shove...
A big night in the arts

...Anchorage, and Frank Soos of Fairbanks.In addition, a legislative citation will be presented in memory of local scholar and linguist Richard Dauenhauer. His widow, Nora Marks Dauenhauer, will also be recognized as the outgoing state writer laureate.Gov...


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