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Ivan Lanin: Indonesian language evangelist

  • Anissa S. Febrina

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, January 25 2010 | 12:16 pm
Ivan Lanin: Indonesian language evangelist

PREMIUM JP/Anissa S. FebrinaFor most of us, what he does seems irrelevant. Why should we translate the word “email” into Indonesian when the world seems to understand perfectly well when we use it?But for Ivan Lanin, it is a simple cause worth fighting for, as he wants Indonesians to still be able to appreciate their own language in an era when most languages are swarmed with new English technology-re...