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Revitalizing the language is healing. It connects you with ancestors. It reconnects you with the community and creates a common identity everyone is proud of. It’s a very healing thing to be able to say something in your language.

Dr. Colleen Fitzgerald


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The Author

Moira Saltzman is a doctoral student in linguistics at the University of Michigan. She is currently developing a talking dictionary of Jeju's indigenous language, Jejueo, to promote language revitalization.

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