Calendar

E.g., 07/23/2014
E.g., 07/23/2014
Monday, July 7, 2014 to Friday, August 1, 2014
NCAIS Summer Institute
Recording the Native Americas : Indigenous Speech, Representation, and the Politics of Writing

Departing from typical constructions of systems of communication and the notions of “literacy” at large, this seminar examines the relationship between Indigenous languages of the Americas and the politics of their writing before and after the arrival of the Europeans in 1492.