Assistant Proessor, Spanish

langrijr@jmu.edu

Contact Info

Personal website:  Jenniferlangrigal.weebly.com

Research website: lablinguistica.com

Office
Keezell 422
Education
Ph.D. and M.A.  University of Texas at Austin (Hispanic linguistics)
Courses
Span 310: Intro to Spanish linguistics
Span 315: Spanish phonetics
Span 448: Spanishes of the world
Span 320: Spanish oral and written communication
Research and teaching interests

Sociolinguistics, Experimental Phonetics/Phonology, Prosody and Intonation,

Language variation and change, Research Methods, Language Ideology, Dialectology

Publications

Lang-Rigal, J. (2015). “La percepción del habla de Córdoba, Argentina: Una prueba que combina las actitudes con la identificación de dialecto.”  Signo y Seña, 28, pp. 111-138. Buenos Aires: Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, UBA.  http://revistas.filo.uba.ar/index.php/sys/article/view/268

Lang-Rigal, J. (2015). “Regional Variation in the Devoicing of the Alveopalatal Fricative in Argentina”.  Estudios de Fonética Experimental XXIV, by Celdrán, Eugenio Martínez (Ed.), Universitat de Barcelona.  http://stel.ub.edu/labfon/sites/default/files/4_LANG-RIGAL.pdf

Lang-Rigal, J. (2015) “Dialect identification and listener attributes: Do you hear la tonada?”. Hispanic Linguistics at the Crossroads: Theoretical linguistics, language acquisition and language contact. Proceedings of the Hispanic Linguistics Symposium 2013 [Issues in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics 4], by Klassen, Rachel, Juana M. Liceras and Elena Valenzuela (eds.), pp. 269–292.  https://benjamins.com/#catalog/books/ihll.4.14lan/details

Lang-Rigal, Jennifer. 2011. Perception of Narrow Focus Prosody in Buenos Aires Spanish. In Selected Proceedings of the 5th Conference on Laboratory Approaches to Romance Phonology, ed. Scott M. Alvord, 118-126. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings Project. http://www.lingref.com/cpp/larp/5/paper2640.pdf

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