Science Café: Accents in Ohio

Event Date: 
10.01.13

Save the Date for Science Café!
Tuesday, October 1, 7 p.m., Infinity Restaurant at the historic Harding Hotel, 
267 W. Center St., Marion, Ohio

Speaker: Dr. Kathryn Campbell-Kibler, Department of Linguistics, The Ohio State University
Program Title:  Accents in Ohio: Who’s got them, what do they mean and why do we care?

Description: Dr. Campbell-Kibler will talk about previous and ongoing research about how Ohio got to be a center of "normal" or unaccented speech and where we are today.  If you've ever noticed or heard about a "Cleveland accent" and wondered what the heck that was, this is the talk for you!