Goals Experience traditional (pre-contact) Southern Tutchone culture at Long Ago People’s Place. Understand traditional gender roles, family kinship structure, and life-cycle. Homework Read Part of the Land Part of the Water chapters 2, 8, and 9 Journal Entry: What were the most interesting things you learned/saw at Long Ago People’s Place? What do you wish wasContinue reading “FNS 12: Week 4”
Goals Describe the human history of the Americas from Beringia to approximately 1000 years ago. Homework Resources
The Yukon Native Language Centre has developed a keyboard layout for typing in Athapaskan languages & Tlingit. You can download the free driver here. Watch my videos below, or visit the YNLC’s How to Type page, to learn how to use it.
Goals Understand traditional and scientific stories about the beginnings of human civilization in the Americas. Homework Journal entry: What kind of origin stories do you find most “true”: scientific ones or traditional ones? Which do you think are most important? Resources Thomas King, The Truth About Stories. (We read lecture 1 in class). Audio podcasts.