MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
LING 532 A, ANTH 532 A, LING 432 A
Betsy E Evans
Interrelationships between social and linguistic factors influencing variation in speech production and perception, morphology, syntax, lexicon. Considers contribution of ethnic, regional and socioeconomic group memberships to dialect differentiation and progression of language change. Nonstandard language, diglossia, pidgins, creoles, gender differences, bi- and multilingualism, ethnography of speaking, pragmatics, and language attitudes. Prerequisite: either LING 200 or LING 400. Instructors: Evans, Wassink Offered: jointly with LING 432.
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
March 28, 2020 - 9:20pm