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LINGUIST List 19.1031

Fri Mar 28 2008

Qs: Russia-Born Linguists Teaching in the US

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        1.    Marina Gorlach, Russia-Born Linguists Teaching in the US


Message 1: Russia-Born Linguists Teaching in the US
Date: 25-Mar-2008
From: Marina Gorlach <mgorlachhotmail.com>
Subject: Russia-Born Linguists Teaching in the US
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Dear Russia-born colleagues,

I am researching the topic of intercultural communication in the US
college/university classrooms, and I would greatly appreciate your input
regarding any communication issues you encountered at the beginning of your
teaching career in the States. As a side effect, I might also learn how
many linguists from Russia are teaching in our undergraduate and graduate
schools.

If I get a good feedback, I'll post the summary.
Thank you for your cooperation,
Marina Gorlach
Assistant Professor of English
Metropolitan State College of Denver

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): English (eng)
                            Russian (rus)




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