[Tibeto-burman-linguistics] Our colleagues and friends in the Himalaya

M Mazard mireille.mazard at gmail.com
Thu Apr 30 07:17:37 UTC 2015

Hi Kristine,

Thanks for this message.  I would like to make a donation to support
victims of the earthquake.  Can you recommend any particular NGO or
disaster relief fund that might be more effective in its use of funds or
its ability to reach poorer villagers?

All the best,


Mireille Mazard
Associate Fellow
Department of Sociology
University of Warwick

On Wed, Apr 29, 2015 at 9:27 PM, Kristine Hildebrandt <khildeb at siue.edu>

> Dear Himalayan academic community:
> The earthquake that shook Nepal (and the region), that killed thousands,
> and that injured, displaced and wounded the bodies and spirits of many more
> thousands in-country and abroad, was truly devastating news to us all. At
> this time, I can report (with considerable relief) that the professors and
> scholars that make up our community have been reported as safe and
> accounted for in some way or another.
> While I (and I'm sure, you) continue to follow the emerging reports as
> closely as possible, if any members of this community have TB-relevant
> updates to report, or if corrections need to be shared, please feel free to
> contact me (khildeb at siue.edu) and I will share that information to the
> best of my ability. Feel free also to share this message with any other
> interested individuals or parties, in the hope of updates and accurate
> information.
> Best wishes to all in this difficult time,
> Kristine A. Hildebrandt
> editor, *Himalayan Linguistics
> <http://escholarship.org/uc/himalayanlinguistics>*, April 29, 2015
> --
> Orche
> ('Thanks' in Manange)
> *Kristine A. Hildebrandt*
> *Associate Professor, Department of English Language & Literature*
> *Senior co-Chair 2015, Committee on Endangered Languages and their
> Preservation (CELP)Southern Illinois University Edwardsville*
> *Box 1431Edwardsville, IL 62026 U.S.A.618-650-3380 <618-650-3380> (office)*
> *khildeb at siue.edu <khildeb at siue.edu>http://www.siue.edu/~khildeb
> <http://www.siue.edu/~khildeb>*
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