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UWM Lecture on Spanish Linguistics and Creole Linguistics
April 7, 2014 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Latin American Spanish: Spanish Linguistics and its Interface with Creole Linguistics
This talk will provide a brief overview of the principal theoretical issues and major themes related to the origins of Latin American Spanish. The presentation will then move on to show how and why the subfield of (Spanish) creolistics has profoundly influenced how we currently view the “true” and complex origins of Latin American Spanish.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Armin Schwegler, University of California, Irvine
UWM Campus, Mitchell Hall, Room 361, 5:30pm – 7:00pm
For further information, please contact Kathy Wheatley at firstname.lastname@example.org or 229-5710