Sealaska Heritage

Sealaska Heritage Institute Tlingit Language Video Podcast

Tlingit Language Podcast

This language podcast is dedicated to supporting language learners, teachers, and speakers. It was produced by Sealaska Heritage Institute—a regional, Native nonprofit serving the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian—in partnership with SERRC—Alaska’s Educational Resource Center.
Compiled by SHI Language Coordinator Katrina Hotch, a language learner, and funded by the Department of Education Alaska Native Education Program.
Content of this podcast does not necessarily represent the policy of DOE, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.

Colors

Colors are named for the things they look like in the natural world and are said to be like it. Fluent speaker examples by Marsha Hotch and Johnny Marks.
File colors.mp4 (25.28 MB)

Regalia

Learn the Tlingit names of regalia. Fluent speaker examples by Nora Dauenhauer, June Pegues, Johnny Marks, and Marsha Hotch.
File regalia.mp4 (7.09 MB)

The Letter Kw

The podcast provides examples of words containing "kw" in various positions in a word. This gives spellings for each of the example words. Fluent speaker examples by Marsha Hotch and Nora Dauenhauer.
Audio icon the_letter_kw.mp3 (5.78 MB)

The Voiceless L

The podcast provides examples of words containing the voiceless l in various positions in a word. This gives spellings for each of the example words. Fluent speaker examples by Marsha Hotch and David Katzeek.
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