Attempt to keep Okinawan language alive


Byron Fija is working to keep Okinawan language alive.

He teaches it to students and has a radio show that he conducts entirely in Okinawan.

In this audio clip he says: "Hello, I am Fija Byron. It is nice to meet you. I was born, raised and live in Okinawa. I am trying to save the Okinawan language and I am also a musician, playing Okinawan folk songs."

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