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Rising Voices / Hothaninpi

Before Christopher Columbus and his fellow Europeans arrived in North America, there were nearly 300 Native languages spoken north of Mexico. Today only half of those languages remain and experts say that by the year 2050, just 20 indigenous American languages will exist. RISING VOICES/HOTHANINPI is a one-hour documentary about how languages die - and how speaking them again can spark cultural and community restoration. The film focuses on the Lakota (often called "Sioux") language and culture, the...
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  • program length: 60 minutes

Thursday, November 2 at 6:00 pm on 12.2


additional airdates

  • Tuesday, October 10 at 11:00 pm on 12.2