Joseph Washington Betit

...Joseph loved his family and his country. He enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, hunting, hiking, and boating. Joseph was also a poet and many retirees from the U.S. Army, States of Alaska and Vermont, and the Federal Government were honored with his prose...
Eva Lucia Saulitis

...with friends. Her final resting place will be in her true home. But Eva was so much more than a scientist, whale researcher, poet, essayist and writer. To her family and friends, she was our heart and soul. Raised by first generation Latvian immigrant...
Anchorage teen among poets honored by first lady

...honored a new class of National Student Poets for their bravery to be vulnerable and...the nation's highest honor for youth poets. Mrs. Obama said there were more than...submissions this year for the fourth class of poets.The 2015 National Student Poets are 16-year-old...
Poet Holman will be featured guest at film screening, poetry slam and concert this weekend

New York City poet, performer and arts activist Bob Holman...Lendrum and is free and open to the public. Poets of all ages and abilities are encouraged...Eriksen is also owner of Kindred Post.Poet Holman has been dubbed the "Ringmaster...
Gathering of Russian poets to be held May 8

...University of Alaska Southeast will host a gathering of Russian poets and writers at a round-table event at 4 p.m. Thursday...Juneau Downtown Library. A translator will be present. Local poets and writers are invited to come join the writers group by reading...
Sexton's new works link modern audience, ancient poets

...Again of Those Ancient Chinese Poets" is likely to become a well-worn...the work of ancient Chinese poets Li Po, Wang Wei, Po Chu-i...reading, Sexton fans should try poets Lee Young Lee and David Budbill...Hinton. ? Jonas Lamb is a poet and librarian living in Juneau...
Poems in Place project invites Alaskan poets to submit work for Alaska's State Parks

...writers as well as poems written by Alaskan poets (living or dead) and nominated by readers...Book, Alaska State Parks, a committee of poets and writers and the residents of Alaska...Totem Bight were written by two Juneau poets, Ernestine Hayes and Emily Wall, both...
Search opens for senior Alaska poets

The 18th annual National Senior Poets Laureate Poetry Competition is now underway...the country, a contest open to American poets age 50 and older. Deadline for entries...awarded $500 and be named National Senior Poet Laureate 2010 on Sept. 1. Last year's...
Mayhem Poets to perform Friday

...series, Sound and Motion, on Friday, Jan. 17 with the Mayhem Poets at 7 p.m. at the REC Center on the Auke Bay campus. The...look at the full Sound and Motion schedule.Jan. 17: Mayhem Poets, UAS REC CenterFeb. 7: Transcendentalists, Puritans and...
UAS poets to bring community together

...poetry will sweep the Auke Lake campus with Words and Voices: Poets of UAS. The event is part of the Sound and Motion: Spring...always count the possibility that perhaps some (shyer), secret poets checking out the showcase will maybe get the itch to read...


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