Walt Wolfram and Jeffrey Reaser | McIntyre's Books | Page: Lectures Etc. | Indy Week

Page: Lectures Etc.

Walt Wolfram and Jeffrey Reaser

When: Sat., Aug. 16, 2-4 p.m. 2014

Discussing Talkin Tar Heel. Drawing on over two decades of research and 3,000 recorded interviews, this book introduces readers to the unique regional, social, and ethnic dialects of North Carolina, as well as its major languages. Considering how we speak as a reflection of our past and present, Wolfram and Reaser show how languages and dialects are a fascinating way to understand North Carolina’s rich and diverse cultural heritage.

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