RE: [M_L] FW: BBC radio programme on bilingual societies
- Dear Don,
As this email account will cease to exist shortly, I'd be grateful if you could replace this with my alternative email address so that I can keep receiving the invaluable postings to this list.
Tope Omoniyi PhD
Professor of Sociolinguistics
School of Arts
London SW15 5PH.
> Message Received: Sep 04 2007, 12:30 PM[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> From: "Don Osborn"
> To: Multilingual_Literacy@yahoogroups.com, "MultiEd-l@..."
> Subject: [M_L] FW: BBC radio programme on bilingual societies
> > FYI (fwd from lgpolicy-list)...
> The BBC weekly radio programme *Word of Mouth* is a 30-minute slot on
> in the widest sense - going from basic linguistics to language policy and
> further. Half the programme this week is devoted to a survey of language
> policy in the bilingual societies of Quebec, Wales and Northern Ireland.
> Little in it will be news to people on this list, but you might be
> to hear what's said: the possible definitions of 'bilingual society' are
> covered, and there's an interesting interview with Graham Fraser, Canada's
> Commissioner of Official Languages.
> The programme will be available until the next one is broadcast, which will
> 10 September 2007 at 11.00pm UK time (5.00pm EDT).
> Damien Hall
> University of Pennsylvania