Slideshow: 'Snow Child' author, former lawmaker among Governor's arts awards winners

Willie Hensley after a panel discussion on challenges facing natives adapting to living in Anchorage. The event at the UAA bookstore was Saturday November 22, 2008.
Bob Hallinen
Eowyn Ivey reads from her book The Snow Child and answered audience questions as part of the 2013 Anchorage Reads program at the ZJ Loussac Library on Saturday, February 16, 2013. . On Monday February 18, 2013 Professor Victoria Kononova will discuss the snow maiden fairy tale in Russian folklore, literature, music and art at the UAA Bookstore from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The Russian snow maiden fairy tale was the inspiration for Ivey's award winning book.
Bob Hallinen
Ron Senungetuk in Homer in 2004.
Michael Armstrong
Craig Medred