Scholar and author Roy Agloinga discusses the new dictionary of Qawiaraq Igaluik Inupiaq, the endangered language of his home village of White Mountain. The dictionary is a resource to reinvigorate the community by passing on traditional knowledge through Inupiat definitions of place and relationships. Included with admission and with membership.
This event is sponsored by the Recovering Voices Program, an initiative led by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. For more information, go to http://recoveringvoices.si.edu.