Friday, 26 September 2014

How An Octagenarian Preserved An Endangered Native American Language



How An Octagenarian Preserved An Endangered Native American Language

It's easy to take translations for granted when Google can swap between Albanian and Zulu with the click of a button, but even that tech has real world limitations. Marie Wilcox is the last fluent speaker of Wukchumni, one of 130 different endangered Native American languages in the United States that don't have any kind of digital—or analog—legacy.
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