- Gabriela Alfaraz, Alex Mason, and Bethany Dickerson. Perceptual dialectology: A sixth vision of America.
- Monica Nesbitt. A Rust Belt feature?: Economic change and the decline of raised TRAP in Lansing, MI.
- Mingzhe Zheng. Ethnic identity construction: The interlocutor effect on the TOOTH vowel in Chinese American English.
- Sayako Uehara and Suzanne Evans Wagner. Progressive outliers in listener perception of sound change.
Michigan State sociolinguistics will be represented at NWAV 46 in Madison, WI this year by:
Who we are
We are faculty and students interested in language variation and change at Michigan State University in the departments of Linguistics & Languages, Romance & Classical Studies, Anthropology, Education and beyond.