Post Tagged with: "New York Quechua Initiative"

Remembering the Earthquake in Haiti

Remembering the Earthquake in Haiti

Caribbean, Environment, New York, Traditions, Video January 16, 2015 at 5:29 pm

CUNY TV’s “Independent Sources” looks at where the country stands five years after the earthquake and reports on efforts to preserve the indigenous languages of Quechua and Kichwa. The Haitian Times heads to the largest memorial in the Northeast for the anniversary.

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.