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Thursday, 16 June 2011, 11:00AM
Barnard's Inn Hall

Part Two - 'Why should we protect endangered languages?'

Dr Nicholas Ostler

Dr Nicholas Ostler argues for the preservation of the world's endangered languages, considering historical examples of threatened languages that have been wiped out (like Gaulish) and those that have been rescued from extinction (such as Basque).

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Dr Nicholas Ostler, Chairman, The Foundation for Endangered Languages.

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16 June 2011

Part Two - 'Why should we protect endangered languages?'
Dr Nicholas Ostler

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