Office: Linguistics Lab, 3810 Walnut St.
Assgt #1:Your story
Assgt #2: Temporal organization
Assgt #3: Observing narrative
Assgt #4: Narrative organization in other cultures
Assgt #14: Final essay.
Narrative analysis. (Labov & Waletzky 1967).
Field methods of the Project on Linguistic Change and Variation
Narratives of Personal Experience (Cambridge Encyclopedia)
Jerome Bruner: The Narrative Construction of Reality
Labov: The Egocentric Principle (from Chapter 2, The Language of Life and Death)
Labov: The Vernacular Origin of Epic Style (Chapter 10, The Language of Life and Death).
Labov: The Death of Monnouth (Chapter 13, The Language of Life and Death).
Labov: The Death of Absolom (Chapter 15, The Language of Life and Death).
4 Sending Drinks
5 Tale of the Tree
6 Cache County
7 Ken and Jay
12 Falliing Out
13 NY Times