Can there be a way to connect with someone, here and now, despite a language barrier? For Steven Bird and Robyn Perry, founders of the Treasure Language Storytelling (TLS) initiative, storytelling in original languages is a possible answer.
Tag: Global Voices
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In my free time I volunteer for an online media called Global Voices. It’s a network of journalists, writers, bloggers, translators, human rights and free speech advocates who write and translate about what happens in the world, especially what we rarely hear about in the mainstream media.
Lezgi is a Caucasian language claiming around 800,000 speakers worldwide.
A blog called Untranslatable is setting out to provide language lovers with a selection of words from around the world that are difficult or impossible to translate.