Series: Mayan

Episode 7: Joyce Bennett on Language and Empowerment among Kaqchikel Women in Guatemala

In this week’s episode, Jarrette talks to Dr. Joyce Bennett of Connecticut College about her research on the interplay between language, culture, and empowerment among Kaqchikel women in Guatemala. How and why are Kaqchikel women reclaiming their identity through clothing and language in Guatemala? TOPICS INCLUDE: the Kaqchikel language (ISO 639-3 CAK) language and gender…

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