all – californian oratory resource network

Kanyon Sayers-Roods is a board member of ACORN.WIKI

Spring 2019 – Fundraising Event

All-Californian Oratory Resource Network, also known as, is a multi-faceted resource for native Californian language revitalization, education, and community building.

To learn more, please read about us.

We are still in our seedling stage, meaning we are still undergoing primary development. At this point, it is critical that we have the funds to move forward. Donate today to help make a difference in the protection of Native Californian languages.

We are also looking for volunteers for different projects. Please take a look in our get involved section to learn more!


emmy akin

Emmy Akin is a linguist-ethnobotanist born and raised in the hills of Tuyštak (Chochenyo Ohlone)/ Oyyompille (Northern Sierra Miwok)/ Mount Diablo. She graduated from University of Hawai’i at Mānoa in…read more

Sky Road Webb

Sky Road Webb is a descendent of the Tamal’ko – Tomales Bay Miwok, of present day West Marin.  Tamal-ko, is part of the larger ethnographic and linguistic grouping now called…read more

Joanne Torres

Joanne Torres is an artist, professional pie-baker, llama-obsessed language expert of her language Mishewal more

Kanyon Sayers-Roods

Kanyon Sayers-Roods is Costanoan Ohlone and Chumash; she also goes by her given Native name, Hahashkani, which in Chumash means “Coyote Woman”. She is proud of her heritage and her…read more

Desirae Harp

Desirae Harp is an OnatsaTis /Diné hip hop artist, activist, singer, and language expert representing her language Mishewal more

Roxane Gomez

Chimeesunwi! Hello! My name is Roxane Gomez, and I am an enrolled member of the Pit River Tribe of Burney, CA. I come from the Roaring Creek Rancheria in the…read more

Jerod Ward

Jerod Ward is a member of the Winnemem Wintu tribal youth and spends his time on the Winnemem Wintu village learning the songs, dances, stories, language, and importance of spiritually protecting the…read more

Diego Gomez Aldana

Diego Gomez Aldana is a linguist from Colombia who specializes in designing audiodictionaries for Native Colombian languages. For more information, please visit: www.cubun.orgread more



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