Endangered Languages and Picture books: a Tale of Preservation and Diversity

Podcast episode: 103

Meri Millan, MA Publishing

In this episode MA Publishing student Meri Millan discusses why publishers should care about preserving linguistic diversity and what role children’s picture books play in achieving it.  She touches on some publisher-led initiatives to publish in the Ryukyuan languages, endangered languages native to Okinawa, Japan. As well as recommending her two absolute favourite picture books.

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Duration: 00:06:33

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