The Department of French and Italian

Lecture "The Prosody of French in contact (in Frenchville, Pennsylvania)"

Mon, March 9, 2009 | HRH Lounge 2.118

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

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.

Sponsored by: The Department of French and Italian

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