Acrisio Pires receives Michigan Humanities Award for AY 2014-15


Jan 27, 2014 Bookmark and Share

Acrisio Pires

Acrisio Pires will study the parallel acquisition of two languages under different formal and social conditions of exposure during a research leave earned through a Michigan Humanities Award.  These competitive awards give faculty the opportunity to engage in major new scholarly and/or creative projects.

Pires will use the leave to collect narrative and interview data from heritage bilinguals of Portuguese and Chinese living in the US