What is Latgalian? Political institutions , C ivil S ociety and C ultural Awareness in their C ontinuing S truggle. Heiko F. Marten Tallinn University. 1 Point of Departure. Conference Title: Cultural education and C ivil society H ow can languages c ontribute ?
Heiko F. Marten
1 Point of Departure
2 Latgale and Latgalian
3 Recent Societal and Political Developments
4 Conclusion: Latgalian in the Light of Cultural Awareness, Civil Society, “Official Latvia” and Education
The Latvian language law:
> What does this mean for Latgalian in practice?
Latgalian is not mentioned at all in the Guidelies of the State Language Policy for 2005-2014
Many core issues were taken off the agenda right from the start – most notably in the section on legal questions.
4 Conclusion on Latgalian