Natasha Kanapé Fontaine, a young Innu poet from Baie-Comeau...
Josephine Bacon, a well-known Innu poet originally from...
UMass Amherst Ojibwe Language Students Canoe
Students in Howard Kimewon’s Ojibwe language class at the...
Kelvin Winney National Spelling Bee Associated Press
Ten-year-old Kelvin Winney paused, lips pursed, eyes on the...
Saving indigenous languages by recording them and then...
Vincent Schilling Cecelia Ransom
Our blessed elders certainly deserve our respect. Though...
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Language

Zach Maxwell/Choctaw Nation
8/2/14
Brian Weaver and Louise Mitchell have won it anonti— that’s Choctaw for again...
Cherokee Nation
7/27/14
The Cherokee Nation now has its written language, the Cherokee syllabary, available in Braille...
ICTMN Staff
7/24/14
Raise your hand if you know what pinnguaq means in Inuktitut—if you guessed that it means “play,” you win!...
ICTMN Staff
7/20/14
On Sunday, July 13, Native Report featured a story on Bemidji’s Ojibwe Language Project, with interviews with Rachelle Houle, Anton Treuer and Michael Meuers, who calls the project...
Bryan Hayes, Sault Ste. Marie MP
7/17/14
The Government of Canada is providing $75,423 in funding through the Aboriginal Languages Initiative to support over 300 hours of learning opportunities for children and adults...
ICTMN Staff
7/15/14
Because of the way they look, people assume they speak Spanish, which can be confusing for many Latin American immigrants who speak only an indigenous language...
Michael Meuers
7/14/14
A mix of elder first speakers, teachers, and staff traveled toward Ponemah Point just before noon on Monday, June 23, 2014...
Christina Rose
7/9/14
From Sweden to Germany, and 6,000 miles around the United States in just the last few months, Tiokasin Ghosthorse, Minnecoujou Lakota, host of First Voices Indigenous Radio (FVIR) ...
dAXunhyuuga’
7/3/14
It has been more than five years since the last Native born speaker of Alaska’s Eyak Indian language passed away...

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