[Edling] [lg policy] Invitation: UK Language Policy After Brexit 2018, Mon 10 Sept, University of Edinburgh // Poileasaidh Cànain anns an Rìoghachd Aonaichte as dèidh Bhrexit 2018, DiLuain 10 An t-Sultain, Oilthigh Dhùn Èideann

Nigussie yadete nnegashyj3 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 4 04:43:15 EDT 2018


Hi Tim
The Oromo language used to be written in Amharic script
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However, the early 1990's it was switched to the Latin script.


Kind regards,

Nigussie Negash Yadete


On Tue, Sep 4, 2018 at 12:27 PM Brookes, Tim <brookes at champlain.edu> wrote:

> Dear friends and colleagues:
> I'm in the process of researching/designing/fundraising for an Atlas of
> Endangered Alphabets, and I could use your help.
> As you know all too well, it's often extremely difficult to find out
> (especially from a distance) whether or to what extent a particular
> language or script is still in use. I'd love to hear from anyone who has
> any information on the current state of any of these scripts:
>
>
> Akagu (Nigeria)
>
> Bambara (Mali et al)
>
> Bete (Cote d’Ivoire)
>
> Darai (Nepal)
>
> Gadabuursi (Somalia)
>
> Garay (Senegal)
>
> Kaddariya (Somalia)
>
> Kpelle (Liberia/Guinea)
>
> Kurukh Banna (India)
>
> Loma (Liberia/Guinea)
>
> Ndebe (Nigeria)
>
> Nwagu Aneke (Nigeria)
>
> Oromo (Ethiopia/Kenya)
>
> Osmanya (Somalia)
>
> Raina Kama (Nigeria)
>
> Salifou (Niger)
>
> Sasak (Indonesia)
>
> Tafi (Nigeria)
>
> Tolong Siki (India)
>
>
> Thanks very much.
>
> Tim Brookes
>
> The Endangered Alphabets Project
>
> www.endangeredalphabets.com
>
> https://www.facebook.com/tim.brookes.92
>
> On Mon, Apr 30, 2018 at 6:57 AM, Dave Sayers <dave.sayers at cantab.net>
> wrote:
>
>> We are delighted to announce that the programme for UK Language Policy
>> After Brexit 2018 (10 Sept, University of Edinburgh) is now finalised. All
>> are welcome to attend. Please register via the website:
>> https://sites.google.com/view/uklpab/2018.
>>
>> Plenary speaker: Professor Colin Williams, Cardiff University, *‘Conviction
>> and the Policy Imperative’*
>>
>> See you in Edinburgh!
>>
>> All the best,
>> Dave
>>
>> https://sites.google.com/view/uklpab/2018
>> Tha sinn toilichte ri ràdh gu bheil an clàr-àma a-nis deiseil airson na
>> colabhairt ‘Poileasaidh Cànain san Rìoghachd Aonaichte às dèidh Bhrexit
>> 2018’, a thèid a chumail air 10mh Sultain aig Oilthigh Dhùn Èideann. Bidh
>> fàilte bhlàth ron a h-uile duine. Clàraich tron eadar-lìn againn:
>> https://sites.google.com/view/uklpab/2018.
>>
>> Prìomh-Òraidiche: An t-Ollamh Colin Williams, Oilthigh Chardiff, *‘Conviction
>> and the Policy Imperative’*
>>
>> Chì sinn ann an Dùn Èideann sibh!
>>
>> Leis gach deagh dhùrachd,
>> Dave
>>
>>
>> https://sites.google.com/view/uklpab/2018
>>
>>
>> --
>> Dr. Dave Sayers, ORCID no. 0000-0003-1124-7132
>> Senior Lecturer, Dept Humanities, Sheffield Hallam University |
>> www.shu.ac.uk
>> Honorary Research Fellow, Cardiff University & WISERD | www.wiserd.ac.uk
>> Communications Secretary, BAAL Language Policy group | www.langpol.ac.uk
>> dave.sayers at cantab.net | http://shu.academia.edu/DaveSayers
>>
>>
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