Daryl Baldwin (Kinwalaniihsia), Assistant Professor and Founding Director of the Myaamia Center at Miami University is a linguist and cultural preservationist. A citizen of the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma, he has dedicated much of his career to the revitalization of the linguistic, cultural, and intellectual heritage of the Myaamia (Miami) nation. He is the author of numerous books and articles about the Myaamia language and the recipient of large grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Science Foundation for National Breath of Life, whose workshops and digital tools facilitate indigenous language revitalization across the country. His lifetime achievements and influence on the other Indigenous language recovery efforts were recognized with a MacArthur Foundation Genius Award in 2016.
Humanities Center Fall Reception to follow.