Dr Frank Martinus Arion in Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles
and Gerry Beimers in Australia.
use of Creole alongside Standard English to stimulate students’
learning” by William Henry; The Role of Jamaican Creole
in Language Education by Velma Pollard; Language in Jamaica
by Pauline Christie; African American English: An Introduction
by Lisa J. Green; Language, Discourse and Power in African
American Culture by Marcyliena Morgan; Sociocultural and
Historical Contexts of African American English edited by Sonja
the islands to the classroom and back" from The Christian
Book Report: The
Skin that We Speak: Thoughts on Language and Culture in the Classroom
by Lisa Delpit and Joanne Kilgour Dowdy.
Summer Conference of the Society
for Pidgin and Creole Linguistics at the University of Hawai‘i
in Honolulu August 14-17, 2003; Society for Pidgin and Creole Linguistics
and Society for Caribbean Linguistics (SCL) in August 2004 in Curaçao.
newsletter is published yearly, free of charge, with the support
of the School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics at the University
of New England, and of the Australia Research Council. Please send
contributions concerning the use of pidgins, creoles or non-mainstream
dialects in education to:
School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics University of New
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