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Exploring history

...Schoppert was told, the Tlingits didn't know what to...Shuka, Our Ancestors: Tlingit Oral Narratives" edited...1886 in Juneau from Tlingit leader Cowee, is basically...This oral record from Tlingit history backs historical...the first European the Tlingits had seen. Though both...

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Arts calendar

...Perseverance Theatre's Summerfest play "The Blue Bear," 2 p.m., JAHC. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org. Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown Library. Perseverance Theatre's Summerfest play "Warriors," 6 p.m...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-31/arts-calendar
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JAHC Gallery: "Tlingit Octopus Bags" by Shgen George

...Killer Whale Tooth House). Much of her work is inspired by Tlingit oratory, history and cultural knowledge. She received a Mayor's...the artist wrote:"To me, the octopus bag reminds me of Tlingit trading traditions. Not only the trade of goods but the trade...

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August First Friday Art Walk

...visit http://jasonlucasart.com. "Tlingit Octopus Bags" by Shgen GeorgeJAHC GalleryJuneau...House). Much of her work is inspired by Tlingit oratory, history and cultural knowledge...To me, the octopus bag reminds me of Tlingit trading traditions. Not only the trade...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-31/august-first-friday-art-walk
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Students dig into Tlingit culture

...Southeast Alaska are wrapping up a two-week Tlingit language and culture immersion course...Elders assisted the students in learning Tlingit vocabulary and orthography, and the students...gives students a foundation to learn from Tlingit language to weaving hats to anything...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-18/students-dig-tlingit-culture
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At Wrangell, the cause for a grin is a bear

...it's one that seems to be working.The five-day event includes academic lectures, bear safety training, kids games, Tlingit dances, running races, music, photo workshops and raffles - a range designed to have something for every possible visitor...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-30/wrangell-cause-grin-bear
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Donations pour in for family who lost home in Friday blaze

...as well as financial assistance for food and clothing, and they are in the process of applying for emergency housing with Tlingit and Haida."They're basically homeless right now," Short said.She added, "It was just such a tragedy that we weren't...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-29/donations-pour-family-who-lost-home-fri
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Around Town for Wednesday, July 30

...gmail.com.Juneau Duplicate Bridge Club game, 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Fireweed Place. Details: 586-1015.Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-30/around-town-wednesday-july-30
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Author talk, lecture to be presented at historical library

...by the Laperouse Society. Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de Laperouse was a French Navy officer and explorer who met the Tlingits in Lituya Bay. He also lost 21 men to strong currents in the bay, and his expedition later vanished in Oceania. However...

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Arts calendar

...24Perseverance Theatre's Summerfest play "The Blue Bear," 2 p.m., JAHC. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown Library.Perseverance Theatre's Summerfest play "Warriors," 6 p.m...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-24/arts-calendar
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