HITA TALK – CHamoru Orthography
Saturday, March 17, 2018 – 2:00 PM
The Guam Museum is honored to welcome Jimmy Teria, Co-chairperson of the CHamoru Heritage Commission or I Komision i Fino’ CHamoru yan i Fina’någuen i Historia yan i Lina’la i Taotao Tåno. Having been reestablished for a year, the Kunision continues its mandate of developing the CHamoru orthography, while now additionally advising on historical accuracies within Chamoru History and culture. Teria will share a brief history of the Kumision and the importance of the CHamoru orthography, and speak about their current projects and work surrounding CHamoru language practices and indigenous languages stategies.