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Listen! Dr Mel Engman features on BBC Radio 3

Discussing “Language Loss and Revival” with John Gallagher on BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking programme and available on BBC Arts&Ideas podcast, Dr Mel Engman highlights work on the reclamation of endangered languages.

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With specific reference to Ojibwe, an indigenous language of Minnesota and elsewhere in North America,  Mel references her work with longtime research partner Mary Hermes (University of Minnesota).The podcast features guests Gwenno Saunders (a Cornish language musical artist), and Mandana Seyfeddinipur (Head of the Endangered Languages Archive at ELDP/SOAS)

Link to the podcast

Read more about Dr Engman’s Indigenous language documentation and reclamation projects