Age of Second Dialect Acquisition and Linguistic Practice Across Ethno-racial Boundaries in the Urban Midwest Sonya Fix * 1

@inproceedings{Fix2016AgeOS,
  title={Age of Second Dialect Acquisition and Linguistic Practice Across Ethno-racial Boundaries in the Urban Midwest Sonya Fix * 1},
  author={Sonya Fix},
  year={2016}
}
  • Sonya Fix
  • Published 2016
While use of a racially and/or ethnically marked variety by an outsider is often interpreted as an act of linguistic crossing or linguistic appropriation, this paper adopts a second dialect acquisition perspective to account for instances of use of ethnically-marked dialect features by individual speakers in situations of interracial/ethnic contact: white… CONTINUE READING