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Media: BBC: Tory accents

Submitter: Veronika Koller

Submitter Email: v.koller@lancaster.ac.uk
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English

Media Body: Dear colleagues,

You may be interested in a BBC Radio 4 report on 'suitable' accents for
party leaders in Britain that was broadcast on Monday, 18 July 2005. The
audio file is accessible free of charge via

http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/news/worldtonight/

Regards,
Veronika (Koller)

Veronika Koller
Lecturer in Critical Discourse Analysis
Department of Linguistics and English Language
Lancaster University
Bailrigg, Lancaster LA1 4YT
Phone: ++44-(0)1524-594642
Fax: ++44-(0)1524-843085
Web: http://www.ling.lancs.ac.uk/staff/koller/index.htm

'It is justice, not charity, that is wanting in the world.' (Mary
Wollstonecraft)
Issue Number: 16.2236
Date Posted: July 22, 2005