Moacir P. de Sá Pereira on April 28th, 2009

There’s a writeup (by me) of the exciting documentary The Linguists over on Donkey Hottie. The movie closes with a bunch of ostensibly Chulym children illustrating a (Chulym) story for a children’s book to be published in Chulym, a language that, however, the children do not speak. The linguists celebrate this “reconnection” with one’s “history” […]

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Moacir P. de Sá Pereira on April 23rd, 2009

No, this isn’t going to become a smut page, at least, I don’t think so. But if I’m to judge by search results bringing people to this site, my snippet of Lithuanian erotica from earlier in the month was kind of a (secret) hit. So for today, I offer this photo that was making the […]

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Moacir P. de Sá Pereira on April 14th, 2009

The “Guide to a Passport” series is coming to a close, I hope. Despite still not receiving (though they say they mailed it out three weeks ago) my grandfather’s death certificate from the State of Michigan, the upcoming travel season means I need to submit my imperfect application for citizenship in the Republic of Lithuania […]

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