Zoom Helped Me Connect With My Tribal Heritage

For one writer, an online language class provided a gateway to understanding his own roots

A large rock marks the entrance to the Wampanoag Tribe’s tribal land on Martha’s Vineyard. Photo: Boston Globe/Getty Images

Making the connection between my Wampanoag identity and my life in New York was easier when I was learning Wampanoag in my New York apartment.

Aquinnah Wampanoag writer in New York.

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