Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Tom Kizzia, this week’s UAS Sound & Motion presenter about his book Pilgrim’s Wilderness;
We’ll hear an audio postcard from Scott Burton, highlighting David Walker, one of the exhibitors in this weekend’s Wearable Art show;
We talk to internationally-acclaimed pianist Piers Lane in town to perform the complete Chopin Nocturnes by candlelight;
We’ll hear the music of Daniel Kirkwood, performing Sunday at the Rookery;
We’ll get a preview of this week’s Fireside lecture on the nature of SE Alaska;
And we’ll talk with Abby Focht, this month’s featured artist at the Juneau Artists’ Gallery.
- As a child in Iran, Parisa Elahian was told by school officials she wasn’t equal with other children. "They called us dirty, so they had to separate us from the other kids, so I was in the corner of the class," Elahian said.
- This weekend, crowds showed up in the pouring rain to do their holiday shopping at Juneau’s Public Market, but it wasn’t the only place in town to buy local goods.
- Southeast Alaska biologists had a rare opportunity to watch the hatching of thousands of market squid eggs.
- Diverse commercial markets for the snake-like creature have opened up over the past few years but catching them can be tricky.