Every one of the Endangered Alphabets challenges our assumptions about language, about beauty, about the fascinating interplay between function and grace that takes place when we invent symbols for the sounds we speak, and when we put a word on a page—or a piece of bamboo, or a palm leaf.

—Tim Brookes, Founder

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Many thanks to everyone who contributed to my micro-fundraiser by making a donation at http://timbrookesinc.com/endangeredalphabets/donate/. Your support has covered the costs of the wood, the millwork and the shipping for the classroom signage I’m... Read More

A Tiny Appeal. Really. Tiny.
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The next Endangered Alphabets activity is for me to carve classroom door numbers for the schools in Bangladesh we are supporting, where indigenous children can learn in their own languages. This may sound... Read More