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  • Jul 24, 2011
  • 04:23 PM

LiveAndTell, A Crowdsourced Quest To Save Native American Languages

Paul Glader / Fast Company
In an attempt to preserve endangered indigenous dialects such as Lakota and Ho Chunk, South Dakota-based programmer Biagio Arobba has built LiveAndTell, a user-generated content site for sharing and learning Native languages. It can work for any language, but his passion is to preserve the endangered tongues you won't find in textbooks, language programs, or widely taught in classrooms.

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