Aan Yátx’u Sáani: Noble People of the Land Juneau Histories project

Aan Yátx’u Sáani: Noble People of the Land Juneau Histories project web page is posted here. The video created by KTOO will be broadcast on @360 North on May 3, and the video will be available on their web site at that time. As more news is available on the

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From the Executive Director

Hello, I am writing today concerned for the safety of all of those who have spoken out about this issue of cultural appropriation. I am concerned about the cyber bullying, and threats of violence occurring in our community.It needs to be clarified that at no time did I receive threats

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Update from the Council on Cultural Appropriation in Wearable Arts

The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council would like to acknowledge the community conversation that has developed around the topic of cultural appropriation in Wearable Art “Molten” 2018. The board and staff appreciate the constructive feedback that has been shared via personal conversations, email, text, and telephone. The JAHC is working diligently to

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Call for Art: CFA E18-080 – Design & Production of a Fire Dish (Art) for the Native Burial Ground Monument at Sayeik Gastineau Community School

The City & Borough of Juneau, Alaska is constructing a Native Burial Ground Monument at Sayeik Gastineau Elementary School. The Fire Dish shall be part of the monument installed at Sayeik Gastineau Community School. Deadline for submittals is 2:00 PM November 16, 2017. Contacts for this project are: Greg Smith,

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Call for Entries – Wearable Art 2018: MOLTEN

The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council invites artists to create a piece of wearable art for the 2018 Wearable Arts Extravaganza: MOLTEN. Deadline for artist registration is December 1, 2017. To enter Wearable Art 2018, artists need to visit www.jahc.org/wearable-art-2018-molten and: 1. Download, read, and sign the required documents in

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School Board Candidates Holst and Short on the role of arts in education

We asked the school board candidates for their thoughts on arts in education. Here are: Brian Holst on arts education Jeff Short on arts education

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Chuck Collins, Candidate for District 1, on the arts

Chuck Collins sent his responses to the Council’s questions about his views on issues relating to the arts in Juneau. Charles (Chuck) Collins Candidate District 1 Describe your involvement/participation in the arts and cultural activities in Juneau. How many times per year do you attend an arts and cultural event?

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Jesse Kiehl, candidate for Assembly Seat 1, on the arts.

CONTINUE READING: 2017-09-10 Kiehl JAHC Questionnaire Reply

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Andrew “Andy” Hughes, write-in candidate for Assembly Area Wide, on the arts

Andrew “Andy” Hughes, Write-in Candidate for Assembly Area-Wide Questions for the 2017 October Municipal Election Assembly Candidates Describe your involvement/participation in the arts and cultural activities in Juneau. I am recently retired and look forward to opportunities to attend more arts and cultural events. How many times per year do

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