When I Say Move: Narrating Dance in English, Portuguese, and Spanish

March 15, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | CETLS, S510D

Presenter: Laurie Lomask (Modern Languages)

Professor Lomask will discuss the pragmatics of speaking about dance in Portuguese, Spanish and English, and its implications for the language classroom. She will also provide examples of narrative dance, in Puerto Rican bomba and Brazilian samba.

This event is organized by the Language, Society, and Culture FIG. Please contact Deniz Gokcora (Academic Literacy and Linguistics) or Kristina Varade (Modern Languages) for more information.