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October First Friday Art Walk

...Read on for details. First Friday Book Signing with Clint FarrHearthside Books downtownBooksigning: 5-7 p.m.Local writer Clint J. Farr will sign copies of the newly released book, "Beers of the North: A Field Guide to Alaska & the Yukon...
Tidal Echoes launch party set for Friday

...Mary Lou Spartz and a number of UAS students. The journal also includes two poems by Richard Dauenhauer, the renowned local writer, translator and scholar to whom this year's edition is dedicated.The editorial staff for this year includes senior...
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...
'Singer in the stream' offers glimpse into the life of dippers

A few years ago, local writer and retired ecologist Mary Willson was watching American Dippers sing and flit in and out of a stream when she thought of a few...
Retirement is fertile artistic ground for local couple

...husband-and-wife team Gordon Harrison and Sarah Isto, opening Friday at the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council Gallery.Local writer Isto composed poems for the show and Harrison gave them visual presence through calligraphy and other artwork, such...
96 years later, small ceremony still recalls Alaska's worst maritime disaster

...the worst maritime accident in Alaska history.Those in attendance at Saturday's event included Mary Lou Spartz, a local writer whose play based on the Sophia disaster was last performed in 2013, and Mark Boesser, Archdeacon for the Episcopal...
Recent Alaska books

...Annie Boochever (Alaska Northwest Books, May 2014). Local writer Ann Boochever based this young adult novel on her own...Ishmael Hope (Ishmael Reed Publishing, December 2014). Local writer and storyteller Ishmael Hope celebrated the release...
Homelessness: One story at a time

You could describe local writer Merry Ellefson's new play "A Lifetime to Master" as being a work about homelessness, but it would be more accurate to say...
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...


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