Introducing Endangered Languages: Histoire d'Adrien (in Occitan with English subtitles)
4 December 2019
5.15 – 6.45pm
Introducing Endangered Languages
The seminar and film series features various Endangered Languages, their linguistic and social backgrounds and degree of endangerment. Linguistic experts will be speaking on a language in the seminars.
Films screened in various languages will be with English subtitles so that the sound of the language can be heard and the culture will come across more vividly.
Room 2, Taylor Institution Library, St Giles', OX1 3NA .
The Taylor Institution Library is wheelchair accessible.
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