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Eagle River author pens new book, 'Cold Spell'

...Anchorage two years ago with husband Mike Ferency.Her latest book "Cold Spell" releases Aug. 14 from the University of Alaska press, though it's currently available through online bookseller sites.The work lyrically blends two stories...
Behind the camera

When Japanese-American photographer Seiki Kayamori died in 1941, he left behind a view of Yakutat and its residents that offers an intimate, surprisingly extensive visual record of the community he called home for nearly 30 years.
Summer books roundup

...September. "Mary's Wild Winter Feast" by Hannah Lindoff with artwork by Nobu Koch and Clarissa Rizal. (University of Alaska Press, September 2014)Author Hannah Lindoff, who gave a reading at the Juneau Public Library during Celebration...
Vanasse to lead writing workshop on points of view

The next 49 Writers writing workshop will be held in Juneau Monday, June 2, and will be led by Deb Vanasse, one of the founders of 49 Writers.
49 Writers programming in Southeast takes off

49 Writers, a statewide organization devoted to supporting Alaskan writers, has been steadily building its membership in Southeast, and, as a result, has plans to expand its offerings in the area in the coming months.
Five good (Alaskan) reads

In celebration of Alaska Book Week, this week's "Five Good Reads" feature has been expanded to include multiple contributors, who were asked to focus on Alaskan books in any genre.
Alaska books roundup 2013

...personal essays describe the author's attempts to find a balance between ancient and modern ways of living. (University of Alaska Press, February 2013)"Beyond the Bear: How I Learned to Live and Love Again after Being Blinded by a Bear" by...
Museum writes book on archaeological dig

KODIAK - The Alutiiq Museum is has almost finished a book that documents more than 30 years of research and collections from the Karluk One archaeological site.
Book week events continue with presentations by Hayes, McKittrick have included a book launch party for AQR's fall and winter edition and a housewarming party for the University of Alaska Press at their new location, as well as panel discussions, writer workshops and writer meet and greets. Incorporated...
Accumulated fragments: The Bear Man of Admiralty Island: Part 3

...with permission from the book "Bear Man of Admiralty Island," by John R. Howe, published in 1996 by the University of Alaska Press. All passages, exerpts and quotes come courtesy of the author.***In 1925, President Calvin Coolidge's...


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