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Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...Before Columbus Foundation and the fourth also won an Alaska Library Association's Alaskana of the Year Award in 2009. Local writer Dave Hunsaker adapted it into a play that debuted at Perseverance Theatre.Hunsaker said he was immediately captivated...
Summer books roundup

...042314/new_1204089236.shtml. "Bristol Bay Summer" by Annie Boochever. (Alaska Northwest Books, May 2014)Local writer Ann Boochever based this young adult novel on her own experiences in Bristol Bay, but has recast the story through...
Local writer to offer free playwriting seminar Saturday

This coming Saturday, Sept. 28, local writer and five-time 24-Hour Miracle producer Geoff Kirsch will lead a free interactive playwriting seminar/workshop from 1-3-p...
Local writer discusses new book

Local writer and President of the Alaska-Siberia Research Center Alexander Dolitsky took his audience on a historical plane ride through Alaska...
Juneau Montessori School to host Valentine's Day Beer & Wine Tasting Fundraiser and cheese baskets and caribou meat (plus a tanned caribou hide, if you happen to be in the market for one). Local writer and performer Geoff Kirsch will be the MC for the evening.All proceeds will benefit Juneau Montessori School, a nonprofit...
November First Friday art walk

...late Jean Rogers, "The Secret Moose," in the early 1980s. Since then he has produced many titles with his wife, local writer Susi Gregg Fowler, as well as others.In explaining his illustration process, Fowler said, "When constructing an...
Writing group renamed in poet's memory

...leader since 2007."She was very faithful about that and very serious," said longtime participant Mary Lou Spartz, a local writer.Thompson's commitment to the weekly meetings and her writing spurred others to produce work on a regular basis and...
24-hour Miracle begins Friday

...grown into Juneau Douglas Little Theatre's signature event. This year's writers include Amy O'Neill Houck, a local writer, fiber artist and outreach coordinator at Perseverance Theatre; Heather LaVerne, founder of the UAS Improv team...
Five good (Alaskan) reads

...girl just young, / On a stroll, in the woods, with her mom, / Under Alaska's solstice sun.Clint J. Farr is a local writer who writes a regular column for the Empire's Arts section, Farr North Perspectives. AMY FLETCHER? "Hyperboreal...
Hunsaker's 'North End of the World'

...alternate and less familiar view of the effects of cultural interaction on artistic identity is presented in a new work by local writer Dave Hunsaker. The project, a graphic novel called "The North End of the World," is based on the real-life story...


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