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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...
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...
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...
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...
Living our languages and loving one another

...these things, and it leads me to repeat what many of them have told me, like David Katzeek, Florence Sheakley, Nora Dauenhauer, Ruth Demmert, Mary Anderson, John Martin, Selina Everson, and many more. There are some important things to...
Learning together

...former and current Alaska State Laureates Richard and Nora Dauenhauer.Difficulty with accent marks and with Tlingit...continued into the 1970s with the work of Richard and Nora Dauenhauer and UAF's Jeff Leer and, later, Eggleston and...
New writer laureate bridges cultures, disciplines

...celebrate." Daut referred to Nora Dauenhauer as the first Alaska Native woman...brief remarks Tuesday evening, Nora Dauenhauer spoke about the satisfaction...Columbus Foundation in 2008.Nora Dauenhauer also worked as a Tlingit language...


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