Skip Navigation
UT wordmark
College of Liberal Arts wordmark
linguistics masthead linguistics masthead
Anthony C. Woodbury, Chair CLA 4.304, Mailcode B5100, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-1701

21st SALSA - "Language Variation and Change"

Fri, April 12, 2013 • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM • UTC 4.112

The 21st Symposium About Language and Society-Austin (SALSA) will be
held April 12-13 at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas with the
theme "Language Variation and Change".

Invited speakers:
Sergio Romero
University of Texas at Austin
"We're not Mexicans": Grammar, variation and honorifics in Pipil in XVII century Guatemala

Spike Gildea
University of Oregon
Reflexive causative > passive in English and Cariban

Jacob Eisenstein
Georgia Tech
Large-scale analysis of language variation and change in social media

Plus:
Spanish in Texas Project
(Directed by Barbara Bullock and Jacqueline Toribio, UT Austin)

Another plus:
Samy Alim
Stanford University
Obama's Steez: The Racial Politics of Being Articulate While Black

Conference website:
http://studentorgs.utexas.edu/salsa/


Bookmark and Share
bottom border