This article was translated by John R. Bopp
Kit Sandeman for the Nottingham Post broke the news to us.
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, the first entry in the Harry Potter saga by British author J.K. Rowling, the University of Nottingham has published a video reading paragraphs of the book in 20 different languages, including Basque.
All the participants are students at that university, and the tell the story in a Sorting Hat costume, which decides which house, Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Slytherin, each student at Hogwarts will belong to.
The Basque reader can be found starting at 4:43 (the video can only be seen on its original website in English).
Nottingham Post – 26/6/2017 – Gran Bretaña
Watch Harry Potter read in 20 different languages as university marks anniversary
To mark the 20th anniversary of the first Harry Potter book being released, the University of Nottingham has released a video of the famous book being read in 20 different languages. Linguists created the video to mark the anniversary of the first book,