Hemos añadido al sitio "Nahuatl/Nawat in Central America" 17 documentos con fotos, la mayoría de ellos provenientes del Archivo Histórico Diocesano de San Cristóbal en Chiapas. Agradecemos al director del acervo, Fr. Pablo Iribarren Pascal, por habernos permitido reproducir los folios en el náhuatl.
The mission of the H-Nahuatl network is to provide a simple medium where scholars interested in studying the Nahua or Nahuatl (Aztecs or Aztec language) can go to be in communication with others. The network will accept postings in English, Spanish, Nahuatl, and French. Historically the network has addressed issues relevant to understanding nuances of Nahuatl, the grammar and structure of the language. It also serves as a place where the general public can inquire about specific issues of the Nahua. Lastly, it provides a forum wherein scholars can announce their research plans and seek assistance from others in the field.
This article tells of "Rasquache," something low or ordinary, a Nahuatl word, in Chicano black velvet paintings.
From: Colin McEwan, Dumbarton Oaks, Director of Pre-Columbian Studies
Date: April 11, 2018
Elizabeth P. Benson, the Founding Curator of the Pre-Columbian Art Collection and Founding Director of the Pre-Columbian Studies Program at Dumbarton Oaks, passed away on March 19th in a Washington hospital from complications of heart disease. She was 93.
An article in the Latin American Herald-Tribunes quotes well-known nahuatlahto, Genaro Medina Ramos about the importance of preserving indigenous languages: