Yakutat’s mayor says she’s concerned that area’s forestland is being sold too quickly.
Twitchell says this dark chapter in history has recently pushed into the mainstream consciousness, but he’s heard stories for years.
KTOO supports the normalization and familiarization of the Lingít language.
A ceremony in Juneau celebrated the first stamp ever designed by a Lingít artist and the importance of the design and its story to the people who live in Lingít Aaní today.
Sealaska Heritage Institute recently announced the opera’s development which will be based on the true story of the Tlingit-Russian War in 1802 and 1804.
If all goes as planned, eight more scholars will selected this summer and enrolled in the fall into the second year of the immersive program. Come 2022, a total of 16 people should be certified by the state to teach Lingít, Xaad Kíl or Sm’algyax.
The spelling bee took place during the Sharing Our Knowledge Conference held in Juneau last month.
The three-day language summit brought together nearly 80 speakers of the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian languages: Lingít, X̱aad Kíl and Sm’algyax.