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The New York Quechua Initiative celebrates an endangered tongue. (Photo by Gwynne Hogan/Voices of NY)

Preserving the Language of the Andes in NY

Featured Posts, Latino, Queens, Voices' Picks March 10, 2014 at 5:12 pm

The New York Quechua Initiative is one of a handful of groups celebrating and promoting endangered languages.

Irwin Sánchez (Photo via EDLP)

Ancient Aztec Language Finds New Speakers in Brooklyn

Culture, Latino August 2, 2012 at 5:05 pm

Even in Mexico itself, the ancient Aztec language Náhuatl is dying. But a group of Brooklynites, led by a teacher who works in a restaurant to support himself, are fighting to keep the language alive, El Diario La Prensa reported.