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SLCL Book Club - "Sex and Syntax"

Event Type
Meeting
Topic
reading group
Sponsor
School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics
Location
Caffe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
Date
Apr 19, 2013   4:00 - 5:00 pm  
Contact
Professor Marina Terkourafi
E-Mail
mt217@illinois.edu
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Originating Calendar
School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics Calendar

 

This new book club is intended for anyone interested in how language works in the brain, whether faculty or students, and from any department in the School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics and beyond. Starting on Friday, Feb.22, the group will be meeting weekly to discuss one chapter each week from Guy Deutscher's 2010 best-selling book, "Through the Language Glass," which can be ordered for $9.99 via:http://www.amazon.com/Through-Language-Glass-Different-Languages/dp/0312610491   The group will meet from 4-5 p.m. each Friday of spring semester through April 26, except for Friday, March 22 (spring break).

 

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