A Place for Writing: Language Cultivation and Literacy in the Seri Community

Date:
2010
Publisher:
Academia Română, Institutul de Lingvistică “Iorgu Iordan-Al. Rosetti”
Publisher Place:
Bucureşti - Romania
Part Of Series:
Revue Roumaine de Linguistique, 55.2
Extent:
pages 183-194
Abstract:
Writing is only recently gaining ground in the Seri community. Interest is now being shown in the way that writing permits the expression, documentation and sharing of a rich cultural heritage. The development of writing in the language provides another support for a language and culture that has survived centuries of pressures from external forces.
Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Mexico
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Entry Number:
51458