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Preserving Native Languages in Wisconsin

Special | 43m 5s

Monica Macaulay and Rand Valentine, Professors, Department of Linguistics, UW-Madison, explore the history of Wisconsin Native American languages, discuss the decline in use of the languages and describe the revitalization projects working to bring back the Ojibwe, Menominee, Potawatomi, Hocak, and Oneida languages.

Aired: 08/25/15

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.

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