MWF 8:30am - 9:20am
COM 233 A, LING 233 A
Betsy E Evans
Introduces the study of sociolects, the varieties of language that arise from differences in cultural and societal groups, often reflective of power inequalities. Raises awareness of the role that society and the individual play in shaping sociolects via the systematic observation and critical discussion of linguistic phenomena. Offered: jointly with COM 233/LING 233; A.
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
May 22, 2019 - 9:10pm