Linguapax Award Ceremony 2018 to Basabali

El lliurament del Premi Linguapax 2018, atorgat al projecte liderat per la Dra. Alissa Stern, BASABali, va tenir lloc el passat 1 de desembre a Bali. Aquest projecte, l’objectiu original del qual fou la creació de materials per a l’aprenentatge de la llengua balinesa, ha anat evolucionant al llarg dels seus 7 anys de vida a través del desenvolupament d’aplicacions i espais virtuals amb la finalitat de proporcionar a aquesta…

Linguapax Asia at the JALT 2017 Conference

Two Linguapax Asia board members, Cary Duval and Biba Jelisava Sethna, participated at the JALT 2017 conference which was held from November 17 to November 20 at Tsukuba International Congress Center, Tsukuba University, Ibaraki Prefecture. They set out a Linguapax Asia booth in the All-Purpose Hall where JALT SIGs and international partners displayed their information desks. The booth displayed a poster with photographs of Linguapax events and publications to celebrate…

From Hip Hop to WhatsApp

Josep Cru (Linguapax Europe at Newcastle University ) participated on March 31 in the workshop ‘From Hip Hop to WhatsApp’, organised in Paris by Karla Aviles (Labex EFL, Paris 7) and Valentina Vapnarksy (EREA/LESC, CNRS). The meeting explored how indigenous peoples of Latin America adapt to new technologies, such as social media, and music genres, for example Hip Hop, to express their own voices in Amerindian languages and in multilingual…