Zapotec

Indigenous Peoples: Zapotec

Zapotecs are an Indigenous group in Oaxaca with an incredible breadth and depth of culture. There are about 100 variations of the language. This page feature working notes on Zapotec culture, including language, traditional dance, and food.

As a language, Zapotec is a group of languages spoken principally in Oaxaca, and also parts of Veracruz and Puebla. There has been a migration of Zapotec-speakers now living in Mexico City and also parts of the USA (particularly California).

Headlines
Relato de un zapoteco en proceso de aculturación – Ignacio Reyes Ruiz
Zapotec Talking Dictionary – Swarthmore
TuxTyping dedizh diiste / TuxTyping en Zapoteco
Los Angeles immigrant community pushes to keep Zapotec language alive

Studies
Indigenous Voices in Pedagogical Materials: Zapotec Number Systems and Indigenous Epistemologies, Post 2
Zapotecan Languages – Oxford

Elsewhere on the Web

Facebook
CEU-Xhidza
Dill Yel Nbán
Dixha Xhon Dixha Ban
Radio Comunitaria La Voz de Yalálag
Voces del Valle
Radio aire zapoteco

Felipe H. Lopez@DizhSa
Ticha
zapotecinoaxaca.weebly.comzapotecinoaxaca.weebly.com
talkingdictionary.swarthmore.edu
mexico.sil.org

@DizhSa: Zapotec is not a single language is a family of languages In each variation we have a name for the language we speak i.e. I speak Dizhsa, some places in Sierra Norte they speak Dill Xhon, Isthmus Dixhaza and some people in the Sierra Sur they speak Di’zhke. Think of Zapotec as the Romance languages, we don’t say we speak Romance Language, we say we speak Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French, or Romanian! (source)

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Tlacochahuaya 2007- (Mañanitas Oaxaqueñas)

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Janet Chávez Santiago
Janet Chávez Santiago: The Teotitlán del Valle Talking Dictionary

Ana Alonso Ortiz
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Radio Yalalag

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Twitter
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@DizhSa
@JanChvzSanti
@ZapotecoXidza
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