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Rosalyn R. LaPier: How the loss of Native American languages affects our understanding of the natural world

Alaska has a “linguistic emergency,” according to the Alaskan Gov. Bill Walker. A report warned earlier this year that all of the state’s 20 Native American languages might cease to … Continue reading

October 18, 2018 · 2 Comments

Video: Stephen Fry gets animated about language

— In this short video, produced by Matthew Rogers, Stephen Fry meditates on the use of language, touching on the work of Barthes, Chomsky, Pinker and… Eddie Izzard.

November 15, 2015 · 1 Comment

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