Congratulations to The Linguists! The Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards nominated this film for Outstanding Science and Technology Programming. The Linguists features linguistic anthropologists Gregory DS Anderson and K David Harrison and their work to document, preserve and revitalize endangered languages. The awards will be presented on September 27.
If you’re interested in learning more about their work, visit Ironbound Film’s site on The Linguists and the Enduring Voices Project, a partnership between the Living Tongues Institute for Endangered Languages and National Geographic. An interview with both Anderson and Harrison appeared in the January 2010 issue of Anthropology News.