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Five good (Alaskan) reads

...listeners and teachers of what it has to say.? "In Honor of Eyak: The Art of Anna Nelson Harry," edited by Michael Krauss Anna Nelson Harry was one of the last speakers of Eyak, a deeply quiet, unassuming Elder who lived in Tlingit country...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-10-10/five-good-alaskan-reads
Art
Fairbanks professor rewarded for language work

FAIRBANKS - Michael Krauss, professor emeritus at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the...even the speakers of the languages often took them for granted. Michael Krauss changed all that. Now everyone in the state is intensely aware...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020507/sta_20070205012.shtml
News
Governor's 2001 awards announced

...humanities as well. Soboloff, a Tlingit elder, has been recognized as a distinguished humanities scholar along with Michael Krauss and the Alaska Native Language Center of Fairbanks. Award winners will be honored at a celebration and dinner Oct...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101101/Ent_govaward.shtml
Entertainment
Rosetta Stone produces Inupiaq language software

...recorded in Barrow. There are as few as 1,500 fluent speakers of Inupiaq in Alaska, estimates Fairbanks linguist Michael Krauss. Once, it was the primary language of the northern and northwest regions of the state. Barrow-born Edna MacLean...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012311/nei_774781410.shtml
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Native Eyak language may have a follower

...good question is: What's in it for him? ... He has to eat, so can he make a good living doing that?" asked Michael Krauss, who studied Eyak for decades as a professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and is teaching it to Leduey...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062910/sta_662959548.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Native languages are spoken fluently by children today. A University of Alaska Fairbanks linguistics professor, Michael Krauss, has predicted that unless some action is taken by 2055 only five of the 20 Alaska Native languages will be spoken...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051400/Loc_nativelang.shtml
Native language may have little effect on schools

...Native languages are spoken fluently by children today. A University of Alaska Fairbanks linguistics professor, Michael Krauss, has predicted that unless some action is taken by 2055 only five of the 20 Alaska Native languages will be spoken...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051400/Loc_nativelang.html
Local
A grandfather's story: Beat for Tlingit speech

...and teachers told them English was the language of the future and their languages stood in the way of success, said Michael Krauss, director of the Alaska Native Language Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Now Native languages throughout...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011799/Loc_grandfather.html
Local
Dictionary preserves language of the Haida

...Jameson's grandmother, Helen Brown Sanderson of Hydaburg, was an educator who worked with University of Alaska linguist Michael Krauss in the early 1970s, before Enrico took over the project. "I look at it as an accumulation of the effort of a lot...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062605/sta_20050626030.shtml
News
Sealaska to kick off new lecture series in Juneau

...comparative Athabaskan-Eyak-Tlingit. Publications by Leer include "Athabaskan, Eyak and Tlingit Sonorants (with Michael Krauss), "G giw du. t: Brought Forth to Reconfirm The Legacy of a Taku River Tlingit Clan" (with Elizabeth Nyman...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110802/nei_lecture.shtml
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