Vanishing Voices

July 17, 2012

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Caleen Sisk is the spiritual leader and the tribal chief of the Winnemem Wintu tribe ”and a last speaker of the language that sustains her people'€™s identity. €© Lynn Johnson/National Geographic

Hour 1:           What does human society lose when a language disappears forever? We’ll talk this hour with Russ Rymer [2], whose piece “Vanishing Voices” appears in the July, 2012 issue of National Geographic Magazine [3].

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[1] Image: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2012/07/vanishing-languages/johnson-photography#/1

[2] Russ Rymer: http://www.russrymer.com/

[3] National Geographic Magazine: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/

[4] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/156935492/KERA_156935492.mp3

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