Linguistics

MLL Vocab Diversity Initiative 2.0: Tutorial and Internship Program Fall 2021 In 2020 in response to the murder of George Floyd and a call for action around the world the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, with generous support from Rafael Zapata, Chief Diversity Officer and the Office of The Chief Diversity Officer along with […]

Do YOU HAVE an ACCENT? WEDNESDAY–DECEMBER 2ND–2020-2:30-3:30PM (EST)  Register in advance for this meeting: https://fordham.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIoce-urjgqGt30sGk8Hvvc8xKmHD_ifHC_ OUR SPEAKERS Elaine Chun Elaine Wonhee Chun is Associate Professor of English and Linguistics at the University of South Carolina. Her research examines how language practices reflect and shape ideologies of language, race, and racism in the United States and transnational contexts. Drawing […]

2019 FRENCH VOICES AWARD GRAND PRIZE IN NON FICTION Trop noire pour être Française by Isabelle Boni-Claverie Tr. by Joshua Jordan, (Tallandier, 2017 / Seeking an American publisher – please contact Dominique Missika and Joshua Jordan for further information)   Isabelle Boni-Claverie offers an American readership rare insights into the differences and similarities of racial dynamics in her own country and the US. At once […]