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Plenary Address with Shirley Brice Heath
Shirley Brice Heath (Professor Emerita of English and Linguistics, Stanford University) will present a plenary address to open the Language and Rhetorical Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop Conference. Her talk, entitled "Lots of talk about everything: The key to hopeful college entry and realistic expectations of completion " will detail the kinds of societal changes in middle- and working- class households that offer the most promising opportunities to pre-college learners for meaningful and extensive practice in oral language.
Location: Angell Hall Auditorium A