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Ode to Tuscarora
Ode to Tuscarora
Ink and Acrylic Paint on Paper
9 x 6 inches
2022

Ode to Tuscarora, last spoken by a fluent speaker in 2020, this Iroquois tribe language had been spoken along the east coast over huge areas. Efforts of teaching the language are occurring. The written form has been transcribed into mainly the Roman alphabet. This is a small painting/drawing.