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Crossing the Digital Divide

I'm at AAAS 2012 in Vancouver BC, and as soon as I can get out of the section officers' meeting (which started at 6:30 this morning), I'm going to head over to the symposium on "Endangered and Minority Languages Crossing the Digital Divide", organized by David Harrison. The abstract: Speakers of endangered languages are [...]
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Researchers Develop Digital Tools to Save Endangered Languages

Academics : Percolator (3 years ago)

In the effort to rescue endangered languages, researchers are enlisting social media, mobile-phone applications, and online dictionaries. Read Post

Gesture at 8:00 a.m.

Academics / Linguistics : Language Log (3 years ago)

Here at AAAS 2012 in Vancouver, this morning's 8:00 a.m. Section-Z symposium is "Gesture, Language, and Performance: Aspects of Embodiment", organized by Philip Rubin. The abstract: Communication, language, performance, and cognitio... Read Post

Linguistics and Language Science at AAAS 2012

Academics / Linguistics : Language Log (3 years ago)

AAAS 2012 (the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science) will take place February 16-20 in Vancouver. The business meeting of Section Z, Linguistics and Language Science, will be on Friday, Febr... Read Post


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