Tag: language revitalization

TikTok Users Revive Secret African American Language

In the 18th Century, African American enslaved people developed a secret language that was used to encode private communication and also teach each other...

Language Revitalization Efforts Get Boost from Infrastructure Bill

In a meeting with President Joe Biden, the principal chief of Oklahoma’s Cherokee Nation Chuck Hoskin Jr. said that he believes the current administration’s...

Native American Languages Supported in two Senate Acts

The United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs has passed two bipartisan acts geared to strengthen revitalization projects for Native American languages, S.989 and...

Weekly Shorts | May 28, 2021

ZOO Digital Appoints New Head of Dubbing, EMEA Ewa Zawadzka has stepped into the role of ZOO Digital’s head of dubbing for the company’s operations...

Google Launches App for Language Preservation

Google’s Arts & Culture team has recently launched Woolaroo, a new tool for learning and preserving Indigenous and vulnerable languages. Woolaroo is available as...