Lanehart Talk

Head shot of Sonja Lanehart

Professor Sonja Lanehart will present "Can You Hear (and See) Me Now?" a talk on African-American Women and Their Languages in Sociolinguistics Research on Thursday, February 14, at 7:00 p.m. in the Dell Brown Room on the University of Montana campus.

In this presentation, Dr. Lanehart will critique race, ethnicity, and gender in linguistics research using Critical Race Theory (CRT) and intersectionality to demonstrate the occurrence and significance of the omission of Black women’s languages in research and popular discourse.