114th Annual Conference - Pasadena, California
Friday, November 11 - Sunday, November 13, 2016

Back from the Dead: Language Revival as Archive, Memory, and Identity

Presiding Officer: 
Katherine Kelaidis, Community College of Aurora

This session will focus on the revival of extinct or near-extinct languages as archival reconstruction and address the questions of how and why language revival movements occur in relation to issues of cultural preservation, cultural memory, and modern identity construction.

Status: 
Closed (not accepting submissions)
Topic Type: 
Special Session