The Wampanoag nation of southeastern Massachusetts ensured the survival of the first English settlers in New England, and lived to regret it. We Still Live Here – Âs Nutayuneân tells the story of the return of the Wampanoag language, the first time a language with no native speakers for many generations has been revived in this country. Spurred on by an indomitable linguist named Jessie Little Doe, the Wampanoag are bringing their language and their culture back.
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Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Long Beach Public Library – Main Library Auditorium
101 Pacific Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90822
Each free film screening is followed by a panel and community discussion and Q&A.