“Covid-19 campaigns across Africa respond to another key aspect of African societies: multilingualism.
“I recommend acquainting yourself early on with some of the major controversies in the field of linguistics…then… investigate two of the most fascinating questions in language: why do languages change, and how does the language you speak influence the way you think?”
To mark National Poetry Day, Southbank Centre launches a major new project to collect and preserve poems in endangered languages.
Come join in on the fun on 26 September at SOAS!
The European Day of Languages is celebrated on 26th September each year. It is a time to celebrate the wealth of languages spoken all around