People United - September 6, 2019

People United - September 6, 2019

Zapatista Communities and Indigenous Concepts in the Chiapas Highlands


People United features writer and activist Dylan Eldredge Fitzwater on his book Autonomy Is in Our Hearts: Zapatista Autonomous Government through the Lens of the Tsotsil Language, explaining what he learned about indigenous language and philosophy in the central highlands of Chiapas, Mexico, and how they relate to the revolutionary communities there.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

He spoke at MonkeyWrench Books here in Austin on March 23, 2019.