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Growth of Oakland’s Guatemalan community sparks interest in Mam

Growth of Oakland’s Guatemalan community sparks interest in Mam

PRI - Farida Jhabvala Romero

Editor's note: This story originally appeared on KQED. You can find the original here. A handful of adults at an Oakland community college practiced how to say “good afternoon” in Mam, a Mayan language spoken in the western highlands of Guatemala. After teacher Henry Sales, a native Mam speaker, …

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