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Reception to honor Nora Dauenhauer to be held Tuesday

The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council will host a reception for Nora Dauenhauer, Alaska's newest Writer Laurate, on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center. The reception will run from 5-6...
Poet, translator Richard Dauenhauer dies at 72

...Lance Twitchell, who heads the program, said "Everything we're doing there is really made possible by Richard and Nora Dauenhauer."Twitchell said educators in the program teach from the Dauenhauers' materials, from the archives they collected...
Exploring history

...Narratives" edited by Nora and Richard Dauenhauer, as told by George Betts in Angoon in the 1960s, translated by Nora Dauenhauer and prepared by Constance Naish and Gillian Story, the people on the shore thought the ships might be Raven, and...
David Hunsaker receives honorary doctorate, to give commencement speach

...Birds (an adaptation from Aristophanes), The Walker in the Snow, and Battles of Fire and Water (based on Dick and Nora Dauenhauer's masterful account of the Battles of Sitka) were all performed at Perseverance, and a new play, Warriors, will...
Poetry out loud

...Invitation to Love" by Paul Laurence Dunbar.Prior to the final round of poetry, Alaska State Writer Laureate Nora Dauenhauer was honored with a legislative citation by Rep. Cathy Munoz, in formal recognition of her title, Alaska Writer...
Mayor's Award highlights teacher's far-reaching contributions

...grades 3-5, developing place-based curriculum with input from Alaska Native elders such as Austin Hammond and Nora Dauenhauer. Soon after, she was hooked."I think she got bitten then, by students," Cadiente Brown said.The elementary...
Valuable lessons learned in Neighbors

...Watanabe, Roby and John Littlefield and Gerry Williams, not to mention the contributions of audience members like Nora Dauenhauer and Cyril George, the introductions by Liana Walters, and the hard work in organizing the series by Ernestine Hayes...
Alaska Federation of Natives gathering grows

...the AFN convention Oct. 21-23. This year's conference theme is "We Are Our Ancestors". Tlingit storyteller Nora Dauenhauer, of Juneau, Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell and the institute's President Liz Medicine Crow and board chair Willie Hensley...
Five good (Alaskan) reads

...Education" by Ray Barnhardt and Oscar Kawagley? "Haa Shuka: Our Ancestors - Tlingit Oral Literature" by Richard and Nora Dauenhauer? "Words of the Real People" edited by Ann Fienup-Riordan and Lawrence Kaplan ? "Yuuyaraq: The Way of the...
Ancient trees emerge from frozen forest 'tomb'

...incorporating those cultural and geographic histories. In that paper they cite Tlingit histories recorded by Richard and Nora Dauenhauer as saying that glacier was growing and advancing "faster than a running dog.""It's kind of cool that you have...


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