Native Language & Culture
11:44 am
Wed June 25, 2014

KOSU Joins Clinton Global Initiative Project to Preserve American Indian Languages

KOSU's Kelly Burley looks on as David Crawler translates a children's story From English to Cherokee.

There are approximately 7,000 languages spoken on planet Earth.  But more than half of those could vanish before the end of this century, and nowhere is the problem more evident than in Oklahoma.  Kelly Burley has more on the challenge at hand, and what KOSU will be doing to help turn an idea into action in the revitalization of some of our state’s American Indian languages.

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