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Language Revival: Securing the Future of Endangered Languages

Learn how the world’s endangered languages are revived and why this process is critical to preserving cultural identity.

MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on language revival:

A free MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on language revival will begin on 28 July 2015. All welcome:

See Also

“Language is the mouth of the land in Aboriginal culture”


Barngarla is a dormant Australian Aboriginal language that was spoken in Port Lincoln, Whyalla and Port Augusta area of Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia.

Recent Barngarla Activities:

Indigenous Barngarla Australians win land claim












Source: BBC News Australia

Posted 22 January 2015

Why Revive Barngarla?













Source: Babbel Magazine

Posted 21 February 2018

Aboriginal community in South Australia reclaim lost language









Source: SBS News

Posted 25 September 2013

Language lost and regained











Source: The Australian

Posted 20 September 2013

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