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Screen shot of Lily Hope performing her poem "One Square in Inch Chilkat Weaving as part of the 2018 Red Carpet Celebration Sessions.

Red Carpet Concert: Lily Hope, ‘One Square Inch in Chilkat Weaving’

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Trickster Company, Kindred Post and KTOO Public Media presents the 2018 Celebration Sessions featuring Juneau artist Lily Hope.

To institutional gatekeepers, indigenous artists say, ‘share your power’

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Tlingit and Dena'ina playwright Vera Starbard says she let non-indigenous audiences compromise her art.
Tracy K. Smith, pictured here in 2017, is the U.S. poet laureate.

US poet laureate visits Alaska to celebrate poems in rural communities

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U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith is visiting Juneau as part of a national tour to rural communities in Alaska, South Dakota, Maine and Louisiana.
These Alaska Native house posts were carved in cedar, then cast in bronze.

Bronze puts contemporary spin on traditionally carved Native house posts

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The three new house posts to be raised were carved from cedar, then cast in bronze. They weigh close to 1,000 pounds each.