Jesús Salinas Pedraza
Fellow Since 1990
Centro Editorial de Literatura Indígena (CELIAC)
This profile was prepared when Jesús Salinas Pedraza was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1990.
Jesus Salinas, a linguist and Nahnu Indian from the state of Hidalgo, is using computers to help Indians create a written tradition out of their oral languages, thereby preserving and enriching their indigenous language and culture and enriching their children's education.
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