LINGUIST List 24.3103

Tue Jul 30 2013

Media: Active Revitalization Efforts Stir Extinct South Australian Language

Editor for this issue: Brent Woo <bwoolinguistlist.org>



Date: 30-Jul-2013
From: Brent Woo <bwoolinguistlist.org>
Subject: Active Revitalization Efforts Stir Extinct South Australian Language
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The speech community associated with the extinct Barngarla language spoken in South Australia has secured funds to conduct workshops and revitalization efforts for the next three years. Barngarla is a Pama-Nyungan language that is only preserved in documents that are over 100 years old.

Read more: http://www.portlincolntimes.com.au/story/1669125/reclaiming-their-language/

Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
Subject Language(s): Banggarla (bjb)

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