August 26th, 2019 | 1 hr 4 mins
aberdeen, accents, dialects, discrimination, edinburgh, english, gaelic, glasgow, language, linguistic discrimination, linguistics, scotland, scots, scottish, shetland islands, sociolinguistics
Carrie and Megan talk to Dr Sadie Ryan, host of the Accentricity podcast, the podcast that examines the eccentricities of language and identity and how the way we talk connects to who we are.
July 29th, 2019 | 48 mins 20 secs
border, critical linguistics, english, guatemala, interpretation, language, linguistic discrimination, linguistics, mexico, sociolinguistics, southern border, spanish, united states
Megan and Carrie talk to Dr Megan Strom, Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin, La Crosse, about the importance of interpretation services in the United States.
May 20th, 2019 | 1 hr 8 mins
caribbean, caribbean languages, colonialization, creole, creole languages, creoles, language, linguistic discrimination, linguistics, papiamento, papiamentu, pidgin, pidgin languages, pidgins, sociolinguistics
Carrie and Megan talk with Keisha Wiel, PhD student at Temple University, about Papiamentu, a creole spoken in the Caribbean.
March 24th, 2019 | 1 hr 7 mins
australian english, bogan, boganism, language, linguistic discrimination, linguistics, rhyming slang, sociolinguistics
Megan and Carrie talk with Dr. Tony McMahon from RMIT about all things bogan and Australia.
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December 30th, 2018 | 57 mins 51 secs
french, heritage language speakers, heritage languages, linguistic discrimination, linguistics, spanish, swedish
Megan and Carrie talk with Dr. Abby Bajuniemi about heritage languages and heritage language speakers.
December 9th, 2018 | 1 hr 3 mins
english, hiphop, language, linguistic discrimination, linguistics, rap, spanglish, spanish
Carrie and Megan talk with Dr. Matthew Garley, Assistant Professor at CUNY, York College, about the use of Spanish and Spanglish in rap.
November 25th, 2018 | 1 hr 2 mins
english, jawn, language, linguistic discrimination, linguistics, philadelphia, philly
Megan and Carrie talk with Dr. Betsy Sneller, Postdoc at Georgetown University about all things Philadelphia English.
October 28th, 2018 | 55 mins 51 secs
carrie gillon, language, linguistic discrimination, linguitics, megan figeuroa, sociolinguistics, vocal fries, vocal fry
Megan and Carrie answer your questions about jerk linguists, the alt right and vocal fry.
September 16th, 2018 | 57 mins 42 secs
cajun, french, language, linguistic discrimination, linguistics, linguistics society of america, louisiana, sociolinguistcs
Carrie and Megan talk with Dr. Nathalie Dajko, Assistant Professor at Tulane University, about varieties of French in Louisiana and the history of French and revitalization efforts in the region.
July 29th, 2018 | 46 mins 40 secs
language, linguistic discrimination, linguitics, sociolinguistics, vocal fries, vocal fry
Megan and Carrie discuss their first year of podcasting, what they've learned from the experience, and how vocal fry will haunt them forever.