Speaking in Tongues radio series

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Promoting minority languages

Programme 22

Following on from last week's programme, producer Andrew Henley asks, "How do you promote a minority language?"

Is it a question of government support? Or one of awareness raising and changing perceptions? Or do literature and film have a role...?

• Jeremy McIntosh is Scottish, Carmen Sánchez is Catalan, Alistair Jones is Welsh

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More about... European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages

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"Speaking in Tongues" is a series of short English-language radio programmes, produced and recorded by IH Barcelona. The 25-programme series was broadcast on Saturday mornings by Radio Free Barcelona on 107.7 FM.

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About the series

The series discusses a range of different topics relating to language, language learning and language teaching.

The programme is intended for a general public, but will of course be of special interest to language teachers and students.