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Photo by Michael Penn
Richard Dauenhauer in his office in 2006.

Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

Richard Dauenhauer has been described by many titles: poet, translator, scholar, linguist, anthropologist historian, editor, educator, anthologist. And in Juneau, his home since 1983, also: mentor, colleague, neighbor, friend.

by Amy Fletcher
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Thoughts on Richard Dauenhauer

Last week, community members were invited to share their personal reflections on Richard Dauenhauer's life and work. Their responses follow.
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Poem: 'Readings with Richard'

For Richard Dauenhauer
ISHMAEL HOPE
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Review: 'Girls of Atomic City'

They were not told where they were going. They were not allowed to talk about their jobs. They watched gauges and added numbers without knowing what they meant. They were recruited to spy on one another. Their lives were in code: X-10, K-...
RANDI SPRAY
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Cellist Zuill Bailey to perform this weekend

World-acclaimed cellist Zuill Bailey, along with his prized 1698 Gofriller cello, will perform for Juneau audiences this Saturday evening, Aug. 30, at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center.
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Suite 907 to host band Common Kings

Suite 907 will bring the band Common Kings to play at their venue on Friday, Aug 29. Doors open at 8 p.m. and space is limited. This will be the band's first time to Juneau.
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Juneau Farmer's Market and Food Festival scheduled for Saturday

The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council will host the 7th annual Juneau Farmer's Market and Food Festival on Saturday, Aug., 30 at the JACC. The goal of the festival is to make people more self-sufficient by consuming and producing local...
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Feiffer dances with noir in graphic novel

Most octogenarians are slowing down, settling into the freedom of retirement - but not Jules Feiffer.
CAROLYN KELLOGG
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Morally Improv-erished performs in Austin; Mission IMPROVable visits Juneau;

On Thursday, Aug. 28, Juneau's Morally Improv-erished will be peforming at the Out of Bounds Comedy Festival in Austin, Texas -- a major event in the world of improv. The team, which features Eric Caldwell and M.D.
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Exhibits at the Anchorage Museum

CURRENT EXHIBITIONS All exhibitions are included with museum admission unless otherwise noted. Gyre: The Plastic Ocean, on view through Sept.
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Music on the Mountain to be held next week

Music on the Mountain, a fast-paced, diverse-genre concert by a range of local performers, will be held next Saturday, Aug. 30 at the Chilkat Theater at the Mt. Roberts Tramway.
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Northern Lights Junior Theatre returns with a new holiday production

Northern Lights Junior Theatre, an Alaska non-profit founded in 1997, is back on the Juneau scene after a two-year hiatus.
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Register for Poetry Out Loud by Oct. 15

Alaskan students are invited to register for Poetry Out Loud by Oct. 15.
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New registrar hired at Alaska State Museums

Andrew Washburn has recently been hired as registrar for the Alaska State Museums, which includes the State Museum in Juneau and the Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka.
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Arts calendar

EVENTS & MUSIC THURSDAY, Aug. 28 Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267. Community Gaming Night, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Udder Culture. Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown Library. Koi painting pARTy, 6-9 p.m.
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