Washington, D.C., Latino English

Amelia Tseng of Georgetown University presents "'I'm sounding very Latino': Sociolinguistic Variation and Social Meaning in Washington, D.C., Latino English."

Immigration offers rich potential for identity construction and new dialect development through contact of languages and peoples. Tseng examines the development of Latino English dialects in a hitherto unstudied site of Latino immigration: Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Benedict Hall (BEN) 2.104

Event Type

Arts & Humanities, World & Culture

Departments

College of Liberal Arts

Target Audience

Students, Staff, Faculty

Website

http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/span...

Cost

Free

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