Welcome to www.comprofessor.com a.k.a. Lynch Coaching: Media and Communication Prof's News and Views from Art Lynch. This blog exists to stimulate critical thinking, provide information on communication and media, stimulate discussion and share ideas. For additional media and other news see also sagactoronline.com. Thank you and tell your friends. - Art Lynch
In the tiny fishing village of Cromarty, on the
tip of Scotland's Black Isle, the last speaker of the local dialect has
died. Host Rachel Martin speaks with language expert Kelly McGill, about
Bobby Hogg and his 600-year-old dialect.
Dialects and even languages are disappearing at a record rate, as mass media, mass transportation and the Internet reach into almost every corner and community in the world.