Among the approximately
in the world, an average of 2 languages
disappear each month.
Based on the documentary “Tongues of Heaven,”
Root Tongue introduces you to the
as they record their struggle to cultivate
their mother tongue in Taiwan and Hawai`i.
Root Tongue enables you to explore the
challenges of language endangerment and
by experiencing and sharing stories
of language loss and revival.
VIEW THEMATIC VIDEOS
(1–4 MINUTES IN LENGTH)
AFTER EACH VIDEO
PLAYS YOU WILL BE ASKED
SUBMIT STORIES IN TEXT,
IMAGE, AUDIO, OR VIDEO
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