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First Lady adopted into Tlingit clan

...included poetry readings by Hope, Twitchell and Maria Williams, of Anchorage, and an oratory reading by Tlingit elder Nora Marks Dauenhauer. Ernestine Hayes, also a Tlingit poet and author, provided introductions. For more on the Tlingit Clan...
'Sharing Our Knowledge' conference highlights crucial role of Tlingit elders

...language is intertwined with cultural values was presented at the governor's mansion Thursday evening by celebrated elder Nora Marks Dauenhauer, who read Tlingit oratory by Hoonah elder Jessie Dalton. Dauenhauer had translated Dalton's speech earlier...
Life into art: DeRoux installs new public art in Juneau

...DeRoux spoke with recently deceased renowned scholar Richard Dauenhauer about the sculptures. Richard Dauenhauer and Nora Marks Dauenhauer, his wife, have published a number of seminal books that are written, bilingual records of Tlingit oral...
Revitalizing language: Poet Holman kicks off Alaska film tour

...highlighted one of the most influential of these elders, Tlingit language speaker and former Alaska State Writer Laureate Nora Marks Dauenhauer. Dauenhauer read from her work at the event, along with poets Holman, Christy NaMee Eriksen (organizer...
ANS and the Filipino Community: 'When we come together, we are strong.'

...members of both groups were also recognized for their dedication. ANS gave awards to Bessie Visaya, Kim Metcalfe and Nora Marks Dauenhauer. Filipino Community Inc. gave awards to Bessie Quinto, Mary Yumo and Daisy Guanzon.Connie Munro, event...
Tlingit civil rights hero William Paul Sr. remembered

...Tillie Paul Tamaree and William Paul can be found in "Haa Kusteeyi, Our Culture: Tlingit Life Stories," edited by Nora Marks Dauenhauer and Richard Dauenhauer, published by the University of Washington Press and SHI.To read a previous Empire...
Governor's Awards photos

...State Council on the Arts announced Frank Soos of Fairbanks as the 2014-2016 Alaska State Writer Laureate, replacing Nora Marks Dauenhauer of Juneau.The annual awards are co-presented by the Alaska State Council on the Arts and the Alaska Humanities...
A big night in the arts

...addition, a legislative citation will be presented in memory of local scholar and linguist Richard Dauenhauer. His widow, Nora Marks Dauenhauer, will also be recognized as the outgoing state writer laureate.Gov. Bill Walker will officially present the...
A day in the life of: Kinkaduneek Paul Marks

...15th child in a family of 16 children. Many of them are well-known - former Alaska State Writer Laureate and poet Nora Marks Dauenhauer is his sister, and many of his siblings are carvers and artists.He carved his first totem pole, which was...
2015 Governor's Awards include Sealaska Heritage Institute

...Alaska State Writer Laureate, Frank Soos of Fairbanks. This honorary position was most recently held by Juneau writer Nora Marks Dauenhauer, who stepped down last month. Soos' wife, Fairbanks visual artist Margo Klass, has also been honored with an award...


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