Tlingit Language Workshop | KUOW News and Information

Event Details

  • January 13, 2018 to
    January 14, 2018
  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • The workshop is free, but registration is required.
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  • The Frye Art Museum
  • 704 Terry Avenue
  • Seattle, WA 98104

Event Description

Alison Marks. Nebula, 2017. Leather, sinew. Courtesy of the artist.

Workshop with Alison Marks, Paul Marks, Paul Marks II Saturday, January 13 – Sunday, January 14, 2018 10 am - 4 pm Location Art Studio Tlingit is an endangered language used throughout Southeast Alaska and some places in interior British Columbia. This two-day workshop will be an introduction to the Tlingit language, through the teachings of two Tlingit culture bearers from Alaska. Paul Marks and Paul Marks II will lead participants through various methods of learning, including pronunciation, phrases, and storytelling. There are no prerequisites to participating.

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