UPDATE: [African-American] Conference on African American Women's Language

full name / name of organization: 
Sonja L. Lanehart
contact email: 
sonja.lanehart@utsa.edu

Announcing the African American Women's Language Conference '08, March 7-
8, 2008, at the Holiday Inn Riverwalk, San Antonio, Texas. Sponsored by
Dr. Sonja L. Lanehart, Brackenridge Endowed Chair, Professor of English
and Linguistics, University of Texas at San Antonio.

Panel topics include Variation in AAWL including Caribbean Languages,
AAWL and Racial Identity, AAWL in/and Literature, AAWL in Education,
Society, and Popular Culture.

Featured speakers include Grisel Acosta, Jennifer Bloomquist, Anne
Charity, Charles DeBose, Jessica DeCuir-Gundy, Adrienne Dixson, Shelome
Gooden, Lisa Green, Lanita Jacobs-Huey, Joycelyn Moody, Marcyliena
Morgan, Iyabo Osiapem, Terri Pantuso, Renée Price, Jacquelyn Rahman,
Elaine Richardson, Angela Rickford, Arthur Spears, Denise Troutman, and
Alicia Wassink.

For more information regarding the conference, visit the conference
website at
http://colfa.utsa.edu/colfa/aawlc/AfricanAmericanLangConf08.htm or
contact the conference organizer, Dr. Sonja Lanehart at (210) 458-6610,
or <mailto:sonja.lanehart_at_utsa.edu>

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Received on Sun Dec 02 2007 - 12:47:53 EST

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