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...ferry's engine. CHILDREN'S BOOKS"Pup and Pokey" By Seth Kantner, illustrated by Beth Hill. (University of Alaska...first children's book from acclaimed Alaska writer Seth Kantner of Kotzebue, author of "Ordinary Wolves" and "Shopping...
Five Good Reads and UAS professor Don Rearden, in town this week to lead a workshop for 49 Writers.1. "Ordinary Wolves" by Seth Kantner: Hands down one of the best Alaskan novels ever written and one of my favorite books of all time.2. "Turn Again...
Five good (Alaskan) reads

...list.? "Ordinary Wolves" by Seth Kantner At the best places, Seth's writing...Kelley called "Once Upon Alaska." SETH KANTNER? "A Land Gone Lonesome" by Dan...don't want to give anything away.Seth Kantner is the author of "Ordinary Wolves...
Whale Fest to touch on marine, terrestrial connections

...with guest speakers as they explore a daily theme connected to the overall theme. This year's keynote speaker is Seth Kantner, a commercial fisherman, writer and wildlife photographer. Kantner was born and raised in northern Alaska and his...
Sitka WhaleFest

...reception celebrates the science center's fifth anniversary.Keynote speaker, fisherman, writer and photographer Seth Kantner will be the highlight of a banquet Nov. 3 at Harrigan Centennial Hall, starting at 6:30 p.m. Tickets for the...
Kotzebue author makes the journey from an igloo to his first novel

...south side of the Brooks Range, 350 miles northwest of Fairbanks and right about at the tree line, Kotzebue author Seth Kantner never understood what people meant when they asked what his family did. "Mostly, we just lived," Kantner said...
Blum to be keynote speaker at North Words Symposium

...launched by Crown Publishing in April, will join several recognized authors from the 49th state including Heather Lende, Seth Kantner, John Straley, Deb Vanasse, Kim Heacox, and current Alaska Writer Laureate Peggy Shumaker. Blum has previously...
Oscar-nominated screenwriter Scott Silver to keynote 2012 North Words Writers Symposium in Skagway

...York City. He will be joined by Alaska writers including Lynn Schooler, Deb Vanasse, John Straley, Heather Lende, Seth Kantner, Kim Heacox, Nick Jans and Dave Hunsaker.Scott Silver co-wrote the script for "The Fighter," which was nominated...
Inupiaq poet wins prestigious national Whiting writing award

...Kushner and essayist Tobias Wolff. Alaskans who have previously won include Natalie Kusz and former Daily News columnist Seth Kantner. Kane's poetry is inspired, in part, by what she calls her "ancestral landscapes" on the Seward Peninsula and...
Formidable group of Alaskan writers gathers to discuss their craft

...My first day at the symposium, I had no idea what to say to these writers whose works I've read and admired. Take Seth Kantner who wrote "Ordinary Wolves," a fantastic depiction of the stark beauty and dysfunction of rural Alaska.. Kantner...


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