Tag Archives: sociolinguistics

6/11/16 6pm in Baltimore – Ceil Lucas memoir wine/cheese reception & book signing

Save the date! June 11, 2016 at 6 PM At The Ivy Bookshop (6080 Falls Road, Baltimore) Ceil Lucas, Professor Emerita, Department of Linguistics, will read from and discuss her memoir How I Got Here: A Memoir. A wine and cheese reception … Continue reading

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Brown Bag Talk– Raychelle Harris presents “Let’s Chat: Sociolinguistic Features of ‘Academic ASL’” 3/23 12-1p @SLCC Open Area 3rd floor

Raychelle Harris, Associate Professor of GU Department of ASL and Deaf Studies, will be joining the Gallaudet Linguistics Department to present “Let’s Chat:  Sociolinguistic Features of ‘Academic ASL’” on Wednesday March 23, 2016 at 12 PM in the open space of the … Continue reading

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Linguistics Department Dissertation Defense – Carla Morris “Examining the Associations between Social Network Ties and Linguistic Production” 3/22/16 at 2 pm @HMB1001

Carla Morris’s dissertation defense will be on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, at 2 p.m. at HMB 1001. Everyone is invited to attend the public presentation during the first 40 minutes of the defense. Here is a summary of her dissertation. Examining … Continue reading

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Celebrating International Mother Language Day today! (But not linguistic exclusion of signed languages)

By Audrey C. Cooper and Julie A. Hochgesang International Mother Language Day was started by UNESCO in 1999. It’s a day where local languages all over the world should be recognized and celebrated. It’s also a day where it is important to recognize … 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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Brown Bag by Professor Shaw 3/2, 12-1 @SLCC Open Space, Ling Dept

Our second Brown Bag of Spring Semester will be this coming Monday (3/2). Dr. Shaw will be talking with us about language and power in legal interpreting contexts (see abstract below). topic: Interpreting Decisions and Power: Legal Discourse or Legal … Continue reading

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March 7, 2014 Presentation at Georgetown – Lucas on Variation

Ceil Lucas, Gallaudet University: What Variation Tells Us about the Structure of Sign Languages Friday, March 7 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm  Poulton Hall, 230 1421 37th St., N.W., Washington The Georgetown University Sign Language Research Lab and the Department of Linguistics will jointly … Continue reading

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