LINGUIST List 16.422
Fri Feb 11 2005
Media: Preserving Tribal Heritage with Online Games
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Preserving Tribal Heritage with Online Games
Message 1: Preserving Tribal Heritage with Online Games
From: Ella Earp-Lynch <ellaalumni.concordia.ca>
Subject: Preserving Tribal Heritage with Online Games
A member of the Deeni (Tolowa Deeni) tribe, and one of the last surviving
fluent speakers of the Deeni language, is using an online role playing game
(MMOG) to try and preserve his tribal heritage and language.
Link to article on game site:
Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics
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