Denying Saussure: Linguists and the perception of signed languages

The Linguistics Program is excited to invite you to a guest lecture in our Linguistics Circle Speaker Series lead by Jonathan Henner (UNC, Greensboro) Friday November 9th at 4-5pm in Greene Hall 145.

Dr. Henner is Assistant Professor in the Specialized Education Services (SES) Department and specializes Signed Language linguistics (e.g. ASL), Assessment of Signed Languages, Assessment of Signing Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children, Language and Cognition, and Research Methodologies with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children.

We look forward to Dr. Henner’s visit and hope to see you there. For more information contact Dr. Jerid Francom (Linguistics Program Director) francojc@wfu.edu.

 

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Linguistics Circle Talk this Friday (4/13)

We are especially excited for our upcoming guest speaker Dr. Brett Rosenberg (Interpreting and Translation Studies). Dr. Rosenberg will present his work entitled “A Corpus Study of Spanish Translations of the English Periphrastic Passive Voice in Scientific texts“. Friday 4/13 at 3:30-5:00 pm in Greene Hall 528.

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