Ana Celia Zentella, Professor Emerita in the Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of California, San Diego

Event Date(s):
October 1, 2013 4:00 pm
| 4:00pm
Cape Cod Lounge, Student Union

Ana Celia Zentella (Ph.D., U. of Pennsylvania), Professor Emerita (Hunter College- CUNY and the University of California, San Diego/Ethnic Studies), is an anthro-political linguist internationally recognized for her research on U.S. Latino languages, language socialization, "Spanglish", and "English-only" laws. Her community ethnography, Growing up Bilingual: Puerto Rican Children in NY (Blackwell, 1997), won awards from the British Ass’n. of Applied Linguistics and the American Ass’n. of Latina and Latino Anthropologists.