Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/44852

Indigenous language preservation through collaborative open-access attempts: the example of the Wikipedia project of the Atikamekw Nation

File Size Format  
44852.mp3 45.08 MB MP3 View/Open

Item Summary

Title:Indigenous language preservation through collaborative open-access attempts: the example of the Wikipedia project of the Atikamekw Nation
Contributors:Herold, Nastasia (speaker)
Date Issued:03 Mar 2019
Description:In Manawan, an Indigenous community in Canada, the presenter has initiated a school project in 2013 to create a Wikipedia in the local language Atikamekw, spoken by 8,000 people. Today, the Wikipedia in Atikamekw has many regular native editors and is used in the Atikamekw schools, the Atikamekw institutions and at home. The aim of this presentation is to communicate the importance of endangered languages existing on the web to be regularly used. (session 3.6.5)
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/10125/44852
Rights:Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported
Appears in Collections: 6th International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation (ICLDC)


Please email libraryada-l@lists.hawaii.edu if you need this content in ADA-compliant format.

Items in ScholarSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.