Department of Languages, Literatures & Linguistics
This collection consists of research and scholarship produced by faculty members and graduate students affiliated with the Department of Languages, Literatures & Linguistics and the Graduate Program in Linguistics & Applied Linguistics.
Talking dance, doing gender: Gendered language use in a podcast made by and for the West Coast Swing dance community (International Gender and Language Association (IGALA 11), 2021-07-08)Traditionally, social partner dance communities have constrained participation by gender, permitting only men to lead and only women to follow. More recently, however, emerging degendering movements have sought to enable ...
(Canadian Linguistics Association Annual Conference, 2021-06-07)Social partner dance communities have traditionally constrained participation by gender, permitting only men to lead and only women to follow. However, West Coast Swing (WCS), a modern swing dance, is currently in the midst ...