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|Name:||Lisa Cohen Minnick (IPA: lisə kowɪn mɪnɪk)|
|Institution:||Western Michigan University|
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Philosophy of Language
Ling & Literature
|Selected Publications:||Dialect Literature and English in the USA: Standardization and National Linguistic Identity. In Hickey (ed.), Varieties of English in Writing: The Written Word as Linguistic Evidence. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2010. 163-95.
Dialect and Dichotomy: Literary Representations of African American Speech. Tuscaloosa: U of Alabama Press, 2004.
Jim's Language and the Issue of Race in Huckleberry Finn. Language and Literature 10:2 (2001).
Representations of Speech and Attitudes about Race in The Sound and the Fury. Southern Journal of Linguistics 25:1/2 (2003)
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Dialect and Dichotomy
|Courses Taught:||Language Variation in American English
Development of Modern English
Language, Gender, and Culture
The Language of American Literature
Politics and the English Language
|Dissertation Abstract:||Dialect and Dichotomy: A computational and critical approach to analyzing literary representations of African American speech|
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