LING165 - AMERICAN DIALECTS

Introduction to the dialects of North American English. The origins, spread,and increasing diversity of the major varieties of English, including regional dialects, African American English, Latino English and Hawaiian Pidgin. Students will become directly acquainted with sound changes in current dialects through the newly completed Atlas of North American English and other downloadable resources.
Section 001 - LEC
MW 0330PM-0500PM
LABOV, WILLIAM
WILLIAMS HALL 1