Have you ever heard of “suburban Flemish” and “Polderdutch”? Editor-in-chief Luc Devoldere about the tension between dying dialects, weird "in-between-languages" and overpowering standard languages.
Pop music sung in dialect is on the march in the Netherlands. Why?
An exploration of Dutch-language music export between Belgium and the Netherlands.
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