Tuesday, 28 December
200. Language and Legitimacy: The Role of Dictionaries
1:45–3:00 p.m., Commonwealth Hall A1, Loews
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Lexicography
Presiding: Anne L. Curzan, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
1. “Textual Legitimacy in a Historical Dictionary of African American English,” Michael P. Adams, Albright Coll.
2. “A Piece of the Pie: Ingrian-Finnish and Post-Soviet Lexicography,” Michele Tibbs-Hubbard, Univ. of Georgia
3. “Encoding Colonial Discourse in Swahili-English Dictionaries,” Felicia Jean Steele, Coll. of New Jersey