Episodes tagged "endangered languages"

Jenny Green on Arandic Verbal ArtWed, 2013-11-20 19:18

Dr. Jennifer Green from the University of Melbourne, Australia, talks about her ELDP funded documentation project on... See details

Kristine Stenzel, and the Kotiria and the Wa'ikhana Languages of BrazilTue, 2012-06-26 17:37

Visiting scholar, Dr. Kristine Stenzel, from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro speaks to us about her... See details

Palatography - Jenny McCarthyWed, 2012-05-02 20:23

"Hello, I'm a linguist. Let me paint your mouth with charcoal." Linguists working in the field employ a range of many... See details

Facts for Newbies - Endangered Languages Week 3rd - 11th MayWed, 2012-05-02 19:31

How many languages are there in the world? How many are endangered? Are they worth saving, or are they a waste of time?... See details

International Mother Language Day, 21st February 2012 - Bangladesh, Australia and the importance of Mother Language EducationMon, 2012-02-20 19:03

In English: Peter Austin, Director of the Endangered Languages Academic Programme at SOAS talks about the... See details

International Mother Language Day, 21st February 2012 - Archi, an Endangered Language in the Caucasus Mon, 2012-02-20 15:26

In Russian: Worldwide an estimated number of 6000 languages are spoken. About 60% to 80% of these languages are... See details

International Mother Language Day, 21st February 2012 - Bilingual education in Burkina FasoMon, 2012-02-20 12:29

In Arabic: Worldwide an estimated 6000 languages are spoken. About 60% to 80% of these languages are endangered,... See details

International Mother Language Day, 21st February 2012 - Bilingual Education in Bolivia Mon, 2012-02-20 12:22

In Portuguese: Ensuring the preservation of languages can improve the quality of education, maintain cultural diversity... See details

Endangered Languages Week 2011: Peter Austin InterviewTue, 2011-06-07 19:08

Armando Conte speaks with Peter Austin - a Professor of Linguistics at SOAS and Director of the Endangered Languages... See details