Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2015

     

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LING 409 001 (CRN: 21524)

VARIATION IN U.S. HIP HOP

Long Title: SPECIAL TOPICS
Department: Linguistics
Instructor: Taylor, Christopher M.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 1:50PM MWF (12-JAN-2015 - 24-APR-2015) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 25
Section Enrolled: 19
Enrollment data as of: 30-MAY-2024 4:08AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: FALL 2014: This course provides a survey of scientific research on gesture. We explore topics such as the role gesture plays in communication, whether gestures help us think, and the neuroscience of gesture. SPRING 2015: This course will explore the ways in which hip hop artists, as public figures, mobilize linguistic variation to construct personae and representations of local experience. Repeatable for Credit.