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Mother Tongue Film Festival 2021: A Discussion on Language Revitalization
April 2 @ 1:00 pmFree
Language reclamation, pressures on language from current and historical dislocation and forced relocations, and filmmaking for educational purposes are some of the through lines that will be explored in our education roundtable, April 2. Smithsonian curator Mary Linn will moderate the live discussion with Ruben Reyes, director of “Garifuna in Peril,” Ni Nyoman Clara Listya Dewi director of “Luh Ayu Manik Mas,” and Kari Chew (Chickasaw), the project lead for “Growing the Fire Within.” This event is copresented with the Endangered Language Project.