Talks in 03/2020

IPA: Symbols of Power?

Speaker: 
Event date: 
Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 10:00
Venue: 
TESOL Spain
Location: 
Salamanca
Extra info: 
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Phonemic symbols – we love them or hate them, but often for the wrong reasons. For some, they are symbols of an elite accent which is not our own. But there is an alternative way of viewing them which is less prescriptive and more tolerant of accent variation. From this angle, they can be symbols of empowerment.

IPA: Symbols of Power?

Speaker: 
Event date: 
Friday, March 20, 2020 (All day)
Venue: 
IATEFL 2020
Location: 
Manchester
Extra info: 
Plus downloads
 - hancockmcdonald.com/talks/archive/2020-03

Phonemic symbols – we love them or hate them, but often for the wrong reasons. For some, they are symbols of an elite accent which is not our own. But there is an alternative way of viewing them which is less prescriptive and more tolerant of accent variation. From this angle, they can be symbols of empowerment.