https://radiopublic.com/the-vocal-fries-GOoXdO/s1!995f7 If you found our most recent episode interesting and you want to learn more about the topics we discussed, here are some places to look. First deaf person to serve on a jury in Ireland Tokenism of Irish Motherfoclóir podcast Carrie Feel free to send us more if you know of anything else related!
Here are the Ben Zimmer articles mentioned in our latest episode: https://radiopublic.com/the-vocal-fries-GOoXdO/ep/s1!fa194 Where Does Trump’s ‘Invasion’ Rhetoric Come From? Why Trump Uses Mock Spanish Why Donald Trump’s Racist Language Isn’t Debatable What Trump Talks About When He Talks About Infestations The frightening political history of the word “infest.”
Our most recent episode was about language in space. If you haven't listened to it yet, listen to it here: https://radiopublic.com/the-vocal-fries-GOoXdO/ep/s1!57ab3 (And please subscribe!) If you're interested in learning more, here are the slides from Punske and McKenzie's talk: 2019-ESA-Interstellar-BG And more about the workshop can be found here. Carrie
Now that you’ve listened to our latest episode about the language surrounding reproductive justice, Choice is good, Justice is better with Mary-Caitlyn Valentinsson (you can also find her on Twitter: @mary_caitlyn), here are some resources to check out re: reproductive rights, reproductive justice, and abortion. Sister Song WOC Reproductive Justice Collective defines Reproductive Justice as “the human right to maintain … Continue reading Choice is Good; Justice is Better Addendum
As noted on Episode 42: Water is Life, the verb in Diné Bizaad is quite complicated. For example: ch’íshidiniɫdazh ‘someone jerked me outdoors’ This verb is made up of a stem (-dazh) and a bunch of prefixes (things attached to the front of something). verb stem ch’í shi di … Continue reading Water is Life Addendum: The Diné Bizaad (Navajo) Verb
In our latest episode (On the Basis of Voice), we read an email from a listener, Ed Evanson. He sent us the paper he wrote on “Injun” English. Abstract below. If you’d like to email him for a copy of the paper, you can do so at ed.evanson96 AT gmail.com THE CIVILISABLE PRINCESS AND HOLLYWOOD INJUN ENGLISH … Continue reading Second Addendum: “Injun” English
On the latest episode of The Vocal Fries, Megan and Carrie talk with Kelly Wright, PhD student at the University of Michigan, about housing discrimination via dialect discrimination. You can find more information about Kelly on her website, and you can follow her on Twitter @raciolinguistic. Listen to her speak about accent and advancement in the American workplace … Continue reading Addendum: On the Basis of Voice