Dr. Marc Okrand!
Marc Okrand devised the Klingon language heard in Star Trek movies and television series beginning with Star Trek III: The Search For Spock in 1984 as well as dialogue in Vulcan, Romulan, Kelpien, and other languages heard in various Star Trek films and TV series. He also created the Atlantean language for the animated feature Atlantis: The Lost Empire. He is the author of The Klingon Dictionary and other books about Klingon and did the translation for the Klingon opera ’u’ that premiered in The Netherlands in 2010. He has conducted linguistic research as a postdoctoral fellow at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., and is an associate producer of the documentary Conlanging: The Art of Crafting Tongues.
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Please remember that although this event is free of charge, there will be a limited number of participants admitted! Admission is based on a first-come-first-serve basis. The Q&A will be on Saturday, February 27th at 4 pm EST and will last for about one hour over Zoom.
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