If you have some time this Friday, there are going to be some great language events to go to.more→
Articles tagged with: linguistic anthropology
In reading On Phenomenology and Social Relations, I was struck by some glorious lines Alfred Schutz (1970) penned on language. You find these lines in the chapter entitled Social Means of Orientation and Interpretation, which begins by situating language in the context of culture:
“In order to command a language freely as a scheme […]more→
I’ve just added this lecture by University of Chicago linguistic anthropologist Michael Silverstein to the calendar*. It’s being sponsored by the Linguistic Anthropology Working Group, and anyone’s welcome to go — be sure, though, to RSVP!!
When: Fri, February 27, 4pm – 6pm
Where: 110 Wheeler
The title of the talk is: “The elementary forms […]more→