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Name: Michael  D.  Picone
Institution: University of Alabama
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: AL
Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
Specialty: languages in contact, French in Louisiana, French neologisms, language and visuals
Subject Language(s): French
Language Family(ies): Romance
Selected Publications: Anglicisms, Neologisms and Dynamic French, 1996, Amsterdam: John Benjamins

Enclave Dialect Contraction: An External Overview of Louisiana French, in American Speech, Vol. 72, 1997, pp. 117-153

Anglophone Slaves in Francophone Louisiana, in American Speech, Vol. 78, 2003, pp. 404-433

Teaching Franco-Belgian Bande Dessinée, in Teaching the Graphic Novel, ed. by Stephen E. Tabachnick, New York: MLA, 2009, pp. 299-323.

Dictionary of Louisiana French, As Spoken in Cajun, Creole and American Indian Communities (co-editor), 2010, Jackson: University Press of Mississippi.

Comic Art in Museums and Museums in Comic Art, in European Comic Art, Vol. 6.2, 2013, pp. 40-68.

Literary Dialect and the Linguistic Reconstruction of Nineteenth Century Louisiana, in American Speech, Vol. 89, 2014, pp. 143-169.

New Perspectives on Language Variety in the South: Historical and Contemporary Approaches (co-editor and contributor), 2015, Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press.
Announced on LINGUIST :  Anglicisms, Neologisms and Dynamic French
Courses Taught: French Linguistics
Romance Linguistics
French Phonetics
Commercial French
Francophone Louisiana
Francophone Africa
Language Variety in the South
Languages in Contact
French-English Translation
French Lexicology
Bande Dessinée

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