Southern Culture Movie Series: 'Voices of North Carolina: Language, Dialect and Identity in the Tarheel State' (US, 2005)

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June 1, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
June 1, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
Writing Center
(919) 962-7710
FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

Voices of North Carolina chronicles the state’s diverse language traditions from the Outer Banks to the Southern Highlands. Cherokee and Lumbee Indians, rural and urban African-Americans, first language Spanish-speakers and southerners of all walks of life lend their voices to a universal portrait of language and identity. Discussion will be facilitated by Dr. David Mora-Marin, UNC Department of Linguistics.

The Southern Culture Movie Series is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South. While intended especially for international students and scholars, this free series is open to everyone. It is brought to you by The Writing CenterInternational Student and Scholar ServicesThe Center for the Study of the American SouthThe Media Resources Center; and The Summer School.

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