ELW podcasts

As part of Endangered Languages Week at SOAS some of our postgraduate students have prepared a series of podcasts about a range of topics that are now available from SOAS online radio.

They include Facts for newbies, an introduction to endangered languages and their study.

Launch of the Language Landscape website that describes a project to map unexpected languages in unexpected places.

Sand drawings of Vanuatu about a unique form of communicational art which represent physical objects as well as stories of the local population, and is listed by UNESCO as part of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

Palatography describes how linguists study the articulation of sounds and the inner workings of the mouth when speaking.

Have a listen to the various topics our students talk about.

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