The Navajo Language Academy

2018 Summer Institute


July 9 - 27, 2018

Location: Navajo Technical University, Crownpoint, New Mexico


Historical Linguistics / Navajo Reading & Writing
(Willem de Reuse / Irene Silentman)
8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Linguistic Problem Solving
(Maya Honda, Wayne O'Neil)
10:15 a.m. to 11:45 p.m.

The Navajo Verb
(Lorene Legah)
1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Syntax (& Semantics)
(Elizabeth Bogal-Allbritten, Ted Fernald, Ellavina Perkins)
2:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.



See you in July!

Navajo Linguistics Workshops include:
* A course in a different subfield of linguistics each year (syntax, phonology, semantics, morphology)
* A course in Navajo verb structure
* Classroom techniques for teaching verb forms
* An overview of linguistics
* Colloquia by scholars
* Presentations and discussions of research in progress
* Discussions of language planning
* Time for collaborative research or lesson planning

The Workshops are Intended to Serve:
* Navajo linguists
* Navajo language teachers
* Other linguists with a research interest in Navajo or a related Athabaskan language
* Graduate and undergraduate students

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