Five-year exhibit at Penn Museum features Southeast Tlingit contributors

Tlingit artists from Southeast Alaska are among the Native American and Alaska Native artists and scholars involved in a major exhibit...
Three renowned artists to lead fall classes in Sitka Raindance Gallery, 205 Monastery St. This class will cover the ancient techniques of woodcarving, as practiced by the Tlingit and other Native Alaskan tribes, and can be taken as a non-credit community course or as a for-credit university class...
Boxley, students help language of Tsimshian people live

...proud."Jerry Ann Gray's father's side is Tlingit, so Gray also grew up hearing the Tlingit language."Some of the sounds are the same...Student David Russell-Jensen, 20, is in Tlingit language classes at the University of Alaska...
What's happening this week

...Ortiz and Andreana Donahue, and will provide an opportunity to show work and get feedback from fellow Juneau artists. Free.Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6?7 p.m., Mondays, Downtown Juneau Public Library. Free and open to everyone. Details...
Around Town for Wednesday, Sept. 2 Basics Al-Anon Family Group, 7-8 p.m., Smith Hall Activity Room, 8619 Teal St. Details: Marsha, 364-2472.Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690...
September First Friday Art Walk

...Soboleff Building. During the First Friday reception, SHI will offer free admission to the exhibit, "Enter the World of the Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian Peoples" and the clan house, Shuka Hit, and the store will offer special discounts. Beer samplesAlaskan...
Cultural tourism comes with unique challenges

...Cecelia George dresses in the regalia of her Tlingit ancestors to play the coveted role with the elders. Ferguson, who is Tlingit, said she erred early on in her career...are Inupiaq, Yup'ik, Athabascan, Tlingit, Haida and Aleut."It's really hard...
How the Tlingits discovered the Spanish

...owned this land - first met the Tlingit and Haida who lived here...were the first Europeans these Tlingits had seen," Olson said. Russians...Another mystery surrounds the Tlingits' source of iron. When Spanish...When the Spanish met the Tlingits, they wore rings and bracelets...
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Court rebuffs Tlingits on mine

...rejected the Taku River Tlingit First Nation's claim...consult with the Taku Tlingits about the try to address the Tlingits' concerns. "The Court...spokesman for the Taku River Tlingit, in a prepared statement...a meeting with Taku Tlingits and Canadian officials...
Tlingits bring totem pole back to Angoon

...much deeper for the Tlingits. The totem is a memorial to a Tlingit man named Kaats...crate because the Tlingits planned to move it...repatriation expert at Tlingit-Haida Central Council...April 2002, the Tlingits contacted UNC and...


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