Faculty of Arts


LINGUIST 321

Gender and Language


Description

Surveys recent and classic work in language and gender from a sociolinguistic perspective. It covers issues such as: how the category “gender” has developed over time in sociolinguistics; what the relationship is between gender identities and sexual identities; how the ways we talk and act intersect with non-linguistic behaviour to express gender identities.

Availability 2012

Not taught in 2012

Lecturer(s)

TBA

Points

LINGUIST 321: 15.0 points

Prerequisites

LINGUIST 101 or 103 and 30 points at Stage II in Linguistics


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