Top End Linguistic Circle

1 August 1997 Meeting

9:30 am at Batchelor College (Batchelor Campus)

This meeting coincided with the visit of language educators from Wales, and featured a forum addressing language change / maintenance / planning / education issues arising from the experiences in Wales and northern Australia.

Program:

9:30:
Peter Carroll
Language and cultural revitalisation in a time of rapid social change: the Kunwinjku example
10:00:
Carolyn Coleman
Language change: English convergence in Ndjebbana
10:30:
SMOKO
11:05:
Welsh Educators, with an introduction by Paul Bubb
Indigenous Whitefellas? - the Welsh Language Situation
12:00:
LUNCH
1:15:
FORUM, introduced and facilitated by Carolyn Coleman
Language Maintenance & Language Planning - Issues and Implementation

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