Dena’ina Language Revitalization Efforts


In this presentation, Aaron Leggett, formerly Dena’ina Cultural Historian at the Alaska Native Language Center and currently the Curator of Culture and History at the Anchorage Museum, discusses the projects he has undertaken to revitalize the Dena’ina language, such as the Dena’ina Quenaga Digital Archive, the KNBA Dena’ina Lifeways oral history project, and the Dena’ina Way of Living exhibition at the Anchorage Museum. This presentation was given at the SHN sponsored ANLA Workshop, held in University of Alaska Fairbanks, on March 9-10, 2016.