Dear Linguists, Language-Knowers, and Casting-Directors,
We at the LINGUIST List strive to provide you with the most up-to-date information on the field. You are familiar with our listings of current and upcoming conferences as well as open job searches and calls for papers. On occasion, we report on other current events as they unfold. Today, we’ve dedicated an entry in our blog to an interview with a linguist who made his way to Hollywood.
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - While the recent rise of popular fantasy series like Game of Thrones has Hollywood all abuzz about conlanging, linguists of all stripes have long been involved in cinema.
With the recent announcement of production on 4 *#!&’s Sake, It’s Another Look Who’s Talking, the latest installment in the noted documentary series, leading pioneer and noted linguist Professor Schmaltz is once again the darling of Tinsel Town. LINGUIST List reporters caught up with Schmaltz on set for an exclusive...
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