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LINGUIST List 21.4051

Thu Oct 14 2010

Confs: Socioling, Anthroling/USA

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        1.     Sonja Lanehart , African American Language and Pop Culture: Among Language, Education, Music, Media, and Sports

Message 1: African American Language and Pop Culture: Among Language, Education, Music, Media, and Sports
Date: 13-Oct-2010
From: Sonja Lanehart <sonja.lanehartutsa.edu>
Subject: African American Language and Pop Culture: Among Language, Education, Music, Media, and Sports
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African American Language and Pop Culture: Among Language, Education, Music, Media, and Sports
Short Title: AAL2


Date: 02-Nov-2010 - 03-Nov-2010
Location: San Antonio, Texas, USA
Contact: Sonja Lanehart
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.cs.utsa.edu/~aal2/

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Sociolinguistics

Meeting Description:

The second biennial African American Language Conference will take place November 2-3, 2010, in San Antonio, TX, immediately preceding NWAV 39 (which will be November 4-6, 2010). This year’s AAL conference theme is 'AAL in Pop Culture: Intersections among Language, Education, Music, Media, and Sports.'



The program can be downloaded at

http://www.cs.utsa.edu/~aal2/program.html

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

8:00 - 10:00 AM
Workshop: Code-Switching Lessons: Grammar Strategies for Linguistically Diverse Writers by Rebecca Wheeler

10:30 - 11:30 AM
Rountables

1:00 - 5:00 PM
Paper Sessions

6:30 - 8:30 PM
Special Panel: Identity, Appropriation, Innovation, and Use in Pop Culture with Geneva Smitherman, Marcyliena Morgan, Elaine Richardson, H. Samy Alim, and Jennifer Bloomquist

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

8:00 - 11:30 AM and 1:15 - 5:00 PM
Paper Sessions

6:30 - 8:30 PM
Special Panel: Education Applications, Conundrums, Policies, and Possibilities with William Labov, Rebecca Wheeler, Sharroky Hollie, Walt Wolfram, and John Rickford


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