August 01, 2022

Welcome to the Tongue Unbroken! Sgoden!

In the inaugural episode, X̱ʼunei Lance Twitchell introduces the podcast and goes over what future episodes will be like. He also explains some pivotal concepts in language revitalization and decolonization in North America. The epside also introduces the Lingít language and culture, while also sharing key moments in the language journey that led X̱ʼunei to developin this podcast. In concludes with an interview with his three children, who he speaks to in Lingít and who reply in English, sharing their thoughts on the need for Indigenous languages and the harmful impacts of colonization. Follow Tongue unbroken on social media at https://twitter.com/tongueunbroken, https://www.facebook.com/tongueunbroken, and http://tongueunbroken.com/