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Translators scramble to meet election deadline

FAIRBANKS - Translators are scrambling this week to meet a Friday deadline ordered by a...that have been translated into Yup'ik or Gwich'in.Gwich'in translators Allan Hayton and Marilyn Savage in Fairbanks are finding the work...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-08/translators-scramble-meet-election-dead
State
Poet, translator Richard Dauenhauer dies at 72

Southeast Alaska lost a poet, a translator, a scholar, a former poet laureate and a historian on Tuesday. Richard "Dick" Dauenhauer was all of these things and more...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-19/poet-translator-richard-dauenhauer-dies
Local
Yup'ik voters and Bethel reach deal on interpreters

...will provide better trained Yup'ik translators at voting polls and translations of...Yup'ik speakers, had contended that translators haven't been properly trained and...trial in November. Bethel has made translators available to voters since the 1970s...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071609/sta_464474331.shtml
Two poems by Richard Dauenhauer, 1942-2014

...recent passing of highly regarded Alaska poet, scholar, translator, historian and linguist Richard Dauenhauer, here are two...juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-19/poet-translator-richard-dauenhauer-dies-72"Seed Dispersal" (Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-21/two-poems-richard-dauenhauer-1942-2014
Art
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...reprinted with permission from Alaska Pacific University Press Richard Dauenhauer has been described by many titles: poet, translator, scholar, linguist, anthropologist historian, editor, educator, anthologist. And in Juneau, his home since 1983...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-28/songs-vision-and-experience
Art
My Turn: In memoriam Richard Dauenhauer, 1942-2014

...the Tlingit people are. Only through stories and traditions like these do we begin to learn who we are, no matter who we are."? Robert Bringhurst is a Canadian poet, typographer, translator, cultural historian and linguist.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-10/memoriam-richard-dauenhauer-1942-2014
Opinion
Arts calendar

...Douglas library. Details: 586-5267. Russian poets and writers round-table event, 4 p.m., Juneau Downtown Library. A translator will be present. Open to the public.Be-YOU-(tiful): A Night Celebrating Women, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Rockwell...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-05-08/arts-calendar
Art
Gathering of Russian poets to be held May 8

...gathering of Russian poets and writers at a round-table event at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 8, at the Juneau Downtown Library. A translator will be present. Local poets and writers are invited to come join the writers group by reading from their published works...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-05-08/gathering-russian-poets-be-held-may-8
Art
Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 2

...well as a handful of KGB agents, officially designated as translators. Their American counterparts were nowhere in sight. "Governor...but Tkachenko was pulled back again and again to serve as a translator for one or another of his fellow journalists.Just after...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-16/melting-ice-curtain-pt-2
State
Alaska official testifies in voting rights trial

...with limited English proficiency, it's not for lack of trying. Officials say the state has been stood up and let down by translators and bilingual poll workers. Officials say that if they win the lawsuit, they would continue to improve language access...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-04/alaska-official-testifies-voting-rights
State

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