Storyteller Hope to give public presentation Thursday

...Downtown Public Library will host local writer and storyteller Ishmael Angaluuk Hope on Thursday, April 25 for a...about his apprenticeship in becoming an indigenous storyteller, through learning his heritage languages, spending...
Tom Cosgrove: Nearly normal storyteller

Storyteller Tom Cosgrove writes and rehearses in...Cosgrove, 54, who, in addition to storyteller - although he actually prefers "monologist...stories. And so, Tom Cosgrove the storyteller - er, monologist - was born."There's...
Storyteller brings ancient texts to life

...dramatic presentation based on Biblical texts, actor and storyteller Brad Sherrill brings together two interconnected aspects...times around the world, and describes himself primarily as a storyteller, one who is carrying on an oral tradition that extends back...
Disability rights advocate Don Brandon dies at 60

...adventuresome guy," said SAIL executive director Joan O'Keefe.Friends and colleagues of Brandon also described him as a storyteller with a great sense of humor and fun-loving demeanor."One of the things I know is that Don loved to teach able-bodied...
A bridge between generations: Cyril George remembered

...past week for his gifts as an orator, storyteller and culture bearer, as well as for...culture and language," said Tlingit storyteller and writer Ishmael Hope. "It would...minds," she said.Hope, himself a storyteller, said George and his uncle, Robert...
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Whitman to present a live western based on local history

Alaska history will be brought to life this Friday and Saturday in two presentations written and performed by local storyteller Mark Whitman. Whitman's original show, "The Birch Brothers: A Final Western of the Last Frontier," is set in...
Whitman shines light on a 'dark chapter' of Alaska history

"If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten." - Rudyard KiplingHistorian and storyteller are generally understood to be two different things: serious researcher versus imaginative tale-spinner. But local librarian...
State Museum to host Native storytelling and action figure event

...will host a free kids activity on Nov. 29 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. The event combines Native stories, told by local storyteller Ishmael Hope, and the opportunity to make Native-themed action figures.This activity, put on by the Friends of the...
Ketchikan's Rubin opens solo show at state museum's only one of many in Rubin's repertoire; like the famous author who prompted his move to Alaska, Rubin is a natural storyteller, wielding a paintbrush instead of a pen.Rubin will open his first solo show in Juneau on Friday at the Alaska State Museum...
Young storyteller to take the stage

...Anna-Noel, who has been a professional storyteller for the past three years. Winning a...inspired her to hone her skills as a storyteller. The prize for that contest was a ticket...around her neighborhood, the young storyteller heard cries for help from a burning...


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