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LINGUIST List 21.2812

Tue Jul 06 2010

Qs: Participants in James Sledd/NEH Funded Seminars

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        1.    Anne Geller, Participants in James Sledd/NEH Funded Seminars

Message 1: Participants in James Sledd/NEH Funded Seminars
Date: 05-Jul-2010
From: Anne Geller <anne.gellergmail.com>
Subject: Participants in James Sledd/NEH Funded Seminars
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I am writing a book about the National Endowment for the Humanities
(NEH) funded grants for writing from 1973 - 1987. The project
combines archival materials with interviews of faculty who were
involved in NEH funded projects during those 14 years.

I am in search of faculty who were participants in any of James Sledd's
NEH funded projects at University of Texas, Austin:

Standard English: Social Control and Individual Freedom
1978 - 1979

Varieties of English as a World Language: Uses and Values
1979

Standard English: Social Control and Individual Freedom
1979

Linguistics, Literacy, and the Politics of Education:
Selected Instances, 1960-1980, 1981

If you were a participant, or know someone who was, would you please
contact me: gellerastjohns.edu or anne.gellergmail.com

Also, if there is any chance you were a participant in any other "rhetoric
and composition" or "writing across the curriculum" grant funded by the
NEH in those years, I'd also be happy to hear from you.

Thanks very much!

Anne

Linguistic Field(s): Discipline of Linguistics
                            Sociolinguistics

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