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LINGUIST List 19.1094

Wed Apr 02 2008

FYI: Derek Bickerton's Colloquium CUNYGraduate Center

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        1.    Lucia Pozzan, Derek Bickerton's Colloquium CUNYGraduate Center

Message 1: Derek Bickerton's Colloquium CUNYGraduate Center
Date: 01-Apr-2008
From: Lucia Pozzan <lpozzangc.cuny.edu>
Subject: Derek Bickerton's Colloquium CUNYGraduate Center
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WHO: Derek Bickerton (University of Hawaii)
TITLE: Bastard Tongues, a Career in Creoles
WHEN: Thursday 4/3/08, 4.15 p.m.
WHERE: Graduate Center 365 5th Avenue, New York, NY
ABSTRACT: After a brief summary of the book, I’ll discuss the current
status of the bioprogram in the face of various challenges (e.g. Creole
exceptionalism, Siegel & Roberts on the Hawaii data), with a review of
crucial data from the Seychelles, Surinam and Hawaii.

For more information, please the CUNY Graduate Center Linguistics
Department by phone (212) 817-8500, or by email linguisticsgc.cuny.edu.

Linguistic Field(s): Not Applicable

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