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  • Dec 06, 2011
  • 07:13 PM

Michael Krauss / Linguist (interview)

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In his 1991 address to the Linguistic Society of America, Mike was among the first to create an awareness of the global problem of endangered languages. In talking with Mike, he made the point that just as we have learned that our planet needs biodiversity to survive and thrive, so too we of the human condition need intellectual diversity. He remains active in efforts to document Alaska’s Native languages and encourage awareness of the global problem of endangered languages.

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