Linguistics of Advertising and Branding
Linguistics of Social Media
Laguage and Music
Orthography and L1
Metaphor Theory and Politics
History and Future of Linguistics
Senior capstone seminar. Joint readings in an annually varying topic. The focus this year will be "linguistics across disciplines and domains", exploring the implications and importance of linguistic research for other domains of knowledge or practice.
Weekly reading, a written commentary each week on the reading, and discussion of the weekly reading. In addition, each student will be leading discussion for two of the weekly topics.