Nakem Narratives

Nakem Narratives is a research project and short documentary exploring topics in relation to Maya female artisans and cultural preservation in Guatemala today.

In March of 2016, six graduate researchers, Tessa Jenks, Malachi Garff, Andrea Gonzalez, Kathleen Morris, John Sapida, and Rachel Stevens, travelled to Guatemala as part of The New School Practicum in International Affairs to conduct research on issues faced by indigenous communities around Lake Atitlan.