LinguisticsLING 80M Language and Indigeneity in Mesoamerica

Explores indigenous experiences in Mesoamerica, focusing on the role of language in the formation of indigenous identities, both historically and in contemporary society. Also considers the linguistic correlates of inequalities experienced by indigenous communities since European contact. Students learn about some of the unique features of Mesoamerican indegenous languages, but no prior experience with linguistics is presumed.

Credits

5

General Education Code

ER

Quarter offered

Fall

Instructor

M. Toosarvandani