INTERNATIONAL MOTHER TONGUE DAY PUBLIC DISCUSSION

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 2019-02-23
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Event Price
FREE

Event Contact Details
RSVP: Xola Mlwandle at Tel. 021 481 3952, or email xmlwandle@iziko.org.za

Location
Iziko South African Museum
25 Queen Victoria Street
Cape Town
Wstern Cape


Description

Iziko Museum of South Africa invites you to join a public discussion on Saturday, 23 February 2019, celebrating International Mother Language Day.

International Mother Language Day is celebrated annually on 21 February. The United Nations declared 2019 ‘The Year of Indigenous Languages’.

Join language activists, writers, poets, language practitioners and cultural activists in conversation about ‘the importance of language activism and revitalising indigenous languages in contemporary South Africa’.