http://sealaska.com
  •  
  •  
Whitman to present a live western based on local history

...presentations written and performed by local storyteller Mark Whitman. Whitman's original show, "The Birch Brothers: A Final...smuggling liquor -- a profitable industry at that time.Whitman's story was written based on his research of primary...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-10-24/whitman-present-live-western-based-local-
Art
Whitman shines light on a 'dark chapter' of Alaska history

...tale-spinner. But local librarian Mark Whitman embodies both roles in equal measure...an engaging narrative. In his talks, Whitman brings history to life by focusing on...fiddle and Jack Fontanella on banjo), Whitman addressed his audience dressed in period...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-10-27/whitman-shines-light-dark-chapter-a
Neighbors
Coffee & Collections Series features historian Whitman

...Collections series will feature historian Mark Whitman, who will present Dick Willoughby's...subtle about researching Willoughby," Whitman said. "He kind of jumps out and grabs...who was Dick Willoughby? According to Whitman, Richard Gentry Willoughby, also known...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031110/art_583248769.shtml
Arts
Whitman failed to tell the whole truth about offshore drilling

...Former EPA Administrator Christine Todd Whitman certainly has a right to express her opinion...presenting an independent, balanced view. Whitman mentioned that she co-chairs a "national...with a financial stake in nuclear power. Whitman also failed to cite her connection to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051610/let_640074201.shtml
Opinion
Vance presents project at Whitman College event

Gabrielle Vance from Juneau presented a project at the 13th annual Whitman Undergraduate Conference, which took place April 12 on the campus of Whitman College in Walla Walla, Wash., according to a release from the school. Vance...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2011-04-30/vance-presents-project-whitman-coll
Neighbors
Poetry out loud

...poems of their choosing from memory. Among the poems the student presented were Hayden Carruth's "The Bearer" and Walt Whitman's "Vigil Strange I Kept on the Field One Night" -- works that give an indication of the mature and difficult material...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-03-13/poetry-out-loud
Art
Today In Sports History

August 231898 - Malcolm Whitman wins the men's singles title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championship.1926 - Molla Bjurstedt Mallory beats Elizabeth...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-08-23/today-sports-history
Sports
Schedule of Events: Fourth of July 2012 in Douglas and Juneau

...Park, July 3, 4July 3? Dedication of cannon and bell, 5:30 p.m. at the Douglas Post Office with presentation by Mark Whitman.? Soapbox Challenge: heat, trials and registration from 6-9 p.m. at St. Ann's Ave. Divisions are ages 5-6...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-06-29/schedule-events-fourth-july-2012-dougla
Local
The Wind Rises (Kaze Tachinu)

Now Playing Synopsis: An aviation-obsessed engineer named Jirô Horikoshi (Hideaki Anno) has loved the aesthetics, spirit, and science of flight for as long as he can remember. For years he's been designing and building his dream plane, the Mitsubishi A6M Zero, and it's finally completed. But Jiro's dreams come crashing down when he learns, to his horror, that his creation will be used for combat in World War II. ~ Rovi Cast: Hideaki Anno, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emily Blunt, Miori Takimoto, Hidetoshi Nishijima, John Krasinski, Masahiko Nishimura, Martin Short, Mirai Shida, Mae Whitman, Darren Criss, Elijah Wood, Jun Kunimura, Mandy Patinkin, Steve Alpert, Werner Herzog, Shinobu Otake, Jennifer Grey, Morio Kazama, William H. Macy, Mansai Nomura, Stanley Tucci Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Local historian spreads the word about Willoughby

Over the years, Mark Whitman has strained his eyes in the process...its weight in gold. The subject of Whitman's current research is Richard "Dick...history behind the man is something Whitman considers "a treasure of the community...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102110/art_723849723.shtml
Arts

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING