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A soldier's - and a poet's - wilderness station

...Historical Park, both of which figured in World War II.Jensen wrote the first draft of the poem at a workshop held by local poets Emily Wall and Jonas Lamb, she said."This experience was a reminder to myself to write outside my comfort zone...
Local poet chosen for Poems in Place project

The Poems in Place steering committee recently selected four winning entries from poems written by Alaskans for placement in two Alaska State Parks.
Woosh Kinaadeiyi to host 2nd Annual Spring Showcase their 2nd Annual Spring Showcase this Friday, May 15, 2015 at 7 p.m. at Rockwell.The event features five local poets who will perform some of their best work set to musical compositions by guitarist and pianist Alex Marvel. Performing...
A day in the life of: Kinkaduneek Paul Marks

...different stories, all the different recordings, that not one person could obtain it all in a lifetime."He's mentoring local poet Ishmael Hope in the Tlingit language through a Sealaska Heritage Institute program, and he's worked with Native organizations...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...reminder is still with me.? Emily Wall and Lance Twitchell's poem: As part of Sarah Isto's great gathering of local poets at the JACC, Emily Wall read a poem she wrote based on the birth-story of Lance Twitchell's daughter, Ava (part...
What's happening this week

...See page 7. Woosh Kinaadeiyi's 2nd Annual Spring Showcase, 7 p.m. Friday, May 15, Rockwell. Featuring five local poets who will perform original work set to musical compositions by guitarist and pianist Alex Marvel. Includes five course...
Alaska Writer Laureate Nora Dauenhauer finishes up two-year term

...Conference of Tlingit Tribes and Clans, among many other appearances.Monday night Dauenhauer was one of a handful of local poets who participated in a reading at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center, organized by Sarah Isto. Though she read first...
Hawai'i's poet laureate Kealoha visits Juneau

...featured performer at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council event at the JACC. Opening for him will be the winning local poet from Friday night's Woosh Kinaadeiyi Poetry Slam. Show starts at 7 p.m.Kealoha said he'll be presenting a kind...
Around town for Monday, Nov. 17

...Isto, whose work is being shown in the JACC Gallery throughout September, will be reading her poetry alongside many local poets. Details: www.jahc.orgTlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m. every Monday...
Gathering of Russian poets to be held May 8

...round-table event at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 8, at the Juneau Downtown Library. A translator will be present. Local poets and writers are invited to come join the writers group by reading from their published works or current projects. Readings...


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