Title

“Spanglish: The Making of a New American Language”

Document Type

Video File

Publication Date

10-5-2005

Abstract

Stavans will discusss Spanglish as a language and a cultural phenomenon. He will focus on what qualifies it as a language, what its future holds, what its development says about American culture, and whether or not it is a threat to standard English or Spanish.

Comments

Ilan Stavans

Higgins School of Humanities

Streaming Media