David Birdsong, Chair 201 W 21ST STREET STOP B7600, HRH 2.114A, AUSTIN, TX 78712 • 512-471-5531
Lecture "The Prosody of French in contact (in Frenchville, Pennsylvania)"
Mon, March 9, 2009 • 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM • HRH Lounge 2.118
This talk focuses on a minority variety of French that has been spoken in Frenchville, Pennsylvania since the 1830s. The community is now in its final stage of a language shift to English, and only two fluent speakers remain in the village.