Tag Archives: linguistic anthropology

“Establishing Boundaries: Claims to Authority and Knowledge” WAPA Panel May 3, 2016 7-9 PM

Washington Association of Professional Anthropologists presents “Establishing Boundaries: Claims to Authority and Knowledge” The Washington Association of Professional Anthropologists presents “Establishing Boundaries: Claims to Authority and Knowledge.”   Panelists: Dr. Audrey C. Cooper, Erin Moriarty Harrelson, Dr. Julie A. Hochgesang, Dr. Jessica … Continue reading

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Brown Bag – Mark Sicoli presents “Place Reference and Cultural Practice in a Zapotec Community” 1/20 12-1250p @Library Basement, room 111

Mark Sicoli, a linguistic anthropologist from Georgetown University, will be coming to Gallaudet to share some of his recent work Wednesday, January 20th at noon in the library basement  (Room 111). Dr. Sicoli’s research is making important progress toward understanding iconicity in spoken languages, language … Continue reading

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Brown Bag – showing of “Ishaare” by Annelies Kusters 10/28 and 11/4, 12-1 @SLCC Open Space, Ling Dept

Please join us in the open space of the department the next two Wednesdays, 10/28 and 11/4 at noon for a special Brown Bag film event. We will be showing a recently released film titled “Ishaare,” directed by Anthropologist Annelies Kusters, and … Continue reading

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Welcome to newest faculty member, Dr. Terra Edwards!

The Linguistics Department at Gallaudet is honored to welcome its newest faculty member, Dr. Terra Edwards. As her bio below states, she brings to our department an anthropologist’s perspective on language, which we have missed having since Bob Johnson’s retirement … Continue reading

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Introduction to Haitian Sign Language Documentation Project (LSHDoP)

With the support of Organization of American States (OAS), some members of the linguistics department at Gallaudet University (1 faculty member, 2 second-year MA graduate students and 1 recent graduate of the MA program) are working with members of the … Continue reading

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