Indigenous peoples have worked for decades to revitalize their languages. Much of the focus has been on children, but also critical are programs for the “missing generations” of adults who did not grow up with their Indigenous languages. This video discusses How can we support Indigenous adults who are becoming new speakers of their languages?

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Citation:

Chew, K. A. B., Manatowa-Bailey, J., Lukaniec, M., McIvor, O., & Linn, M. (2020, October). Growing the fire within: Creating new adult speakers of Indigenous languages [Video]. https://dspace.library.uvic.ca/handle/1828/12280