Sunday, 27 December
21. Language, Texts, and Meaning
3:30–4:45 p.m., Regency Ballroom C1, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Language Change
1. “Iconic Literacy,” Justin Hayes, Quinnipiac Univ.
2. “Learning to Speak: Xiaolu Guo and Dr. Johnson,” Molly McQuade, Rutgers Univ., Newark
3. “Semantic Shift in Evaluative Expressions in Young People’s Speech: Diachronic and Cross-Linguistic Perspectives,” Sayaka Abe, Vassar Coll.
For abstracts, visit http://steele.intrasun.tcnj.edu/mla2009.