Garifuna Visual Dictionary of Animals and Fruits Now Available
New Garifuna visual dictionary has been published by Ben Flores
By: Garifuna Hope Foundation
The dictionary is the first trilingual (Garifuna-English-
Although the trilingual dictionary is his first book, Mr. Ben Flores has been involved in language preservation all of his life and more recently as a board member of the Garifuna Hope Foundation and as an associate producer on two Garifuna language films, “Drums” and “Garifuna in Peril”.
With this work, Mr. Flores carries on a family tradition of expressing the Garifuna language in written form. His father, Justo Flores, was one of the pioneers in writing the Garifuna language, penning such classic works as The Garifuna Story Now and Then in the 1970’s.
To purchase, see the following link:
For more information, contact Ruben Reyes, President, Garifuna Hope Foundation, Inc.