Announcing the African American Women's Language Conference '08, March 7-8, 2008, at the Holiday Inn Riverwalk, San Antonio, Texas. Sponsored by Dr. Sonja L. Lanehart, Brackenridge Endowed Chair, Professor of English and Linguistics, University of Texas at San Antonio.
Panel topics include Variation in AAWL including Caribbean Languages, AAWL and Racial Identity, AAWL in/and Literature, AAWL in Education, Society, and Popular Culture.
Featured speakers include Grisel Acosta, Jennifer Bloomquist, Anne Charity, Charles DeBose, Jessica DeCuir-Gundy, Adrienne Dixson, Shelome Gooden, Lisa Green, Lanita Jacobs-Huey, Joycelyn Moody, Marcyliena Morgan, Iyabo Osiapem, Terri Pantuso, Renée Price, Jacquelyn Rahman, Elaine Richardson, Angela Rickford, Arthur Spears, Denise Troutman, and Alicia Wassink.
For more information regarding the conference, visit the conference website at http://colfa.utsa.edu/colfa/aawlc/AfricanAmericanLangConf08.htm or contact the conference organizer, Dr. Sonja Lanehart at (210) 458-6610, or
Sonja L. Lanehart
Professor, Brackenridge Endowed Chair
UTSA-University of Texas * San Antonio
Department of English
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249-0643
Ph: 210-458-6610; FAX: 210-458-5366
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