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Title Language Variety in the New South : Contemporary Perspectives on Change and Variation / edited by Jeffrey Reaser, Eric Wilbanks, Karissa Wojcik, and Walt Wolfram
Published Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2018]
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Contents LAVIS: where are you going, where have you been? / William A. Kretzschmar Jr. -- [suthern], [suthuhn], [suthrun], [suthuhn], [sauthn], etc.: what we/they think/thought it is/was/will be / Dennis R. Preston -- Language and the internet in the new South / Becky Childs and Joel Schneier -- Performing southernness in country music / Catherine Evans Davies, with Caroline Myrick -- Appalachia, monophthongization, and intonation: rethinking tradition / Paul E. Reed -- Language variety in Louisiana: research trends and implications / Michael D. Picone -- Cajuns as southe(r)ne(r)s?: an examination of variable r-lessness in Cajun English / Katie Carmichael -- The continuing symbolic importance of French in Louisiana / Nathalie Dajko -- Sounding black: labeling and perceptions of African American voices on southern college campuses / Tracey L. Weldon -- Black is, black isn't: perceptions of language and blackness / Sonja L. Lanehart and Ayesha M. Malik -- (De)segregation: the impact of de facto and de jure segregation on African American English in the new South / Mary Kohn -- Community detection and the reversal of the southern vowel shift in Raleigh, North Carolina / Robin Dodsworth -- Where are you from?: immigrant stories of accent, belonging, and other experiences in the South / Agnes Bolonyai -- What a swarm of variables tells us about the formation of Mexican American English / Erik R. Thomas -- Spanish in North Carolina: English-origin loanwords in a newly forming Hispanic community / Jim Michnowicz, Alex Hyler, James Shepherd, and Sonya Trawick -- On the status of Miami as a southern city: defining language and region through demography and social history / Phillip M. Carter and Andrew Lynch -- Sociolinguistic outreach for the new South: looking back to move ahead / Kirk Hazen -- We must go home again: interdisciplinary models of progressive partnerships to promote linguistic justice in the new South / Anne H. Charity Hudley and Christine Mallinson -- Negotiating language presentation: linguists, communities, and producers / Walt Wolfram, Danica Cullinan, and Neal Hutcheson -- The role of the university in negotiating language revitalization / Hartwell S. Francis -- Language revitalization and sociolinguistics: a commentary on first language: the race to save Cherokee / Christian Koops -- Variationist research in the South: current perspectives and future directions / Eric Wilbanks
Notes Second chapter title includes five instances of the word "southern" using pronunciation variations in IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject English language -- Southern States.
Linguistic change -- Southern States.
Spanish language -- Southern States.
Southern States -- Language.
Form Electronic book
Author Reaser, Jeffrey, 1976- editor
Wilbanks, Eric, editor
Wojcik, Karissa, editor
Wolfram, Walt, 1941- editor
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