In this episode, we meet Kathryn Graber. Dr. Graber is an Assistant Professor in the Anthropology Department in the College of Arts and Sciences as well as the Department of Central Eurasian Studies in the Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies at Indiana University. She specializes in studying issues related to language, politics, and media in and around Russia, Siberia, and Mongolia, including issues related to minority populations in this area.
Dr. Graber’s book on Buryat language politics and media: https://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/book/9781501750519/mixed-messages/#bookTabs=3
To find more info on how to learn Buryat visit American Councils Eurasian Regional Language Program: https://www.americancouncils.org/programs/eurasian-regional-language-program
Center for Languages of the Central Asian Region: https://celcar.indiana.edu/