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Embracing Two Spirit IdentityFounders of Aurora Pride, an Indigenous LGBTQ2 (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and Two-Spirit) support group, Jenny Miller, Will Bean, and Tuigana McDermott come together to discuss "Two Spirit Identity" and its distinctive meaning in Alaska Native and indigenous communities. Jenny Miller created "Continuous," a photographic portraiture series documenting the experiences of Alaska Native LGBTQ2 Two Spirit peoples from distinctive tribal backgrounds. She graduated from the University of Washington with a BFA in Photomedia and a BA in American Indian Studies.
The Mere Matter of Marching: Thomas Jefferson, the War of 1812 and the Taking of CanadaColonel David G. Fitz-Enz discusses his book, “The Mere Matter of Marching: Thomas Jefferson, the War of 1812 and the Taking of Canada.”
Creative Writing and Literary Arts Undergraduate Readings IIUniversity of Alaska Anchorage. Bookstore, 2013-04-18UAA students share their creative work and showcase various literary genres. Faculty are on hand to introduce their students.
The Meaning of Deepwater Horizon for Alaska: What We Must LearnMany of us are familiar with Fran Ulmer's service in Alaska--being a mayor, legislator, two terms as Lieutenant Governor, director of the Institute of Social and Economic Research, UAA Chancellor, and currently UAA's Arctic Research Scholar. Fran Ulmer also served as a member of the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Spill and Offshore Drilling, and is the chairperson of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission and co-founder of Oil Spill Commission Action.
UAA Creative Writing Students: Reading and WritingUniversity of Alaska Anchorage. Bookstore, 2014-04-17Selected UAA English Department undergraduate creative writing students read from their work. Everyone is invited to come and explore the voices of multiple literary genres.