Multilingualism: Communities and Histories in Contact
Description: (Formerly numbered 149C.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 4. Examination of communicative, political, and poetic aspects of use of two or more languages (multilingualism) by individuals and by groups. Broader themes in social theory, anthropological inquiry, sociolinguistics, and literary studies in lectures to contextualize class readings. P/NP or letter grading.