LINGUIST List 17.3710

Fri Dec 15 2006

FYI: Interview with William Labov

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Message 1: Interview with William Labov
Date: 14-Dec-2006
From: Robin Queen <>
Subject: Interview with William Labov

The editors of the Journal of English Linguistics are pleased to announce a new annual feature of the journal. In each December issue, the Journal will publish an interview with a scholar whose work has had a large impact on English Linguistics.

For our inaugural interview, Matthew Gordon spoke with William Labov. The full text of the interview is available for free download from SAGE, the journal's publisher ( and will be available through February 2007.

Anne Curzan and Robin Queen Co-Editors, Journal of English Linguistics

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics Sociolinguistics