Cynthea Ainsworth

Department

Tok Center

Organization

University of Alaska Fairbanks

Email
cynthea [at] alaska.net
Phone
907-822-3966

Address

Star Route 560
Gakona, AK 99586
United States

Science Specialties

folklore, Athabaskan studies, Native education

Current Research

Athabascan Oral History projects involving a new Ethnographic Overview for the Ahtna Indians, Community Histories for several Athna villages, and a video project on the photo collection of one Tanacross elder. Efforts to create fully operational Native language programs in local schools which would provide teacher training, curriculum development, and the adaptation of oral history collections for classroom use.

Websites

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