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Friday, June 16 • 11:30am - 12:00pm
(Im)proper or Not: The Language Ideologies of Latina Mothers Regarding Spanish-English Codeswitching

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This comparative multi-case study investigated the language ideologies and family language socialization practices of two Latina sisters/mothers. Qualitative data analysis of mother interviews demonstrated negative views of Spanish-English codeswitching and some forms of Spanish, reflecting societal linguistic hierarchies that minoritize certain bilingual speech communities and their speakers.


Heather Macias

University of California, Santa Barbara

Friday June 16, 2017 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kaniela Room