Linguistics Archive

Linda Sauer Bredvik, Heidelberg University – Interacting at the Intersection of Life and Religion

How do we discuss topics such as life and religion? Linda Sauer Bredvik, lecturer in sociolinguistics

Bryan Kirschen, Binghamton University – Amidst a Pandemic, a Speech Community Reawakens Online

One language is finding a revival online during the pandemic. Bryan Kirschen, associate professor of Spanish

Deborah Bennett, Berklee College of Music – Gender-Neutral Language

How do languages of the past stack up to today’s new social norms? Deborah Bennett, professor

Deborah Bennett, Berklee College of Music – Gender-Neutral Language

How do languages of the past stack up to today’s new social norms? Deborah Bennett, professor

Amanda Caleb, Misericordia University – The Rhetoric of Pandemics: Health, Politics, and the Public

On Misericordia University Week: What did you think when you heard the word pandemic for the

Daniel Gallagher, Cornell University – Latin Alive!

On Cornell University Week: Is Latin a dead language? Daniel Gallagher, senior lecturer, makes the case

Katelyn Knox, University of Central Arkansas – Race and National Identity in Contemporary France

How do you fight racism in a supposed post-racial society? Katelyn Knox, associate professor in the

Jessica Cox, Franklin & Marshall College – Codeswitching

On Franklin & Marshall Week: Being bilingual can have advantages. Jessica Cox, assistant professor of Spanish

Stephen Howe, Fukuoka University – Yes and No in England and America

How many ways can you say yes or no? Stephen Howe, associate professor in the department

Douglas Dowland, Ohio Northern University – Language and Nationalism

The words we use when we talk about our country can have powerful meanings. Douglas Dowland,