MLA 2013: Language Change and Changing Work: A Roundtable

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MLA Divisions on Language Change and Language Theory
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As the academy changes, why does linguistics remain important for MLA disciplines? Papers in any disciplinary context (linguistics, rhetoric, literature and cultural studies) welcome. 250-word abstracts. by 15 March 2012; Chris P. Pearce (