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Full Title: MLA 2015: Spanish Language in California

Location: Vancouver, Canada
Start Date: 08-Jan-2015 - 11-Jan-2015
Contact: Covadonga Lamar Prieto
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Meeting Description: MLA 2015: Spanish Language in California

This session seeks papers that explore the dialect of Spanish used in California and how it interacts with other languages and dialects. With this in mind, we are interested in answering the following questions:

- What Spanish is spoken in California?
- Is there, or were there, a dialect of Spanish in California?
- What kind of relationship Spanish establishes in California with other languages? And with other dialects of Spanish?
- What are the sources for exploring Spanish language in California?
Linguistic Subfield: Historical Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
Subject Language: Spanish
LL Issue: 25.813

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