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Bringing It Home 02: Irma Alvarez Ccoscco
Bringing It Home: Artists Reconnecting Cultural Heritage with Community is a public program for the 2014 participants in the museum's Artist Leadership Program. In this segment, Irma Alvarez Ccoscco (Quechua), gives an overview of her work. Irma is a poet and activist for the inclusion of Native languages in computerized media. Ccoscco hopes to research the cultural objects belonging to the Quechua culture and then conduct a Literacy Project for community members near Cusco, Peru. This program was webcast from fourth floor of the National Museum of the American Indian on December 10, 2014.