Center for Language Acquisition to host lecturer Oct. 16

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The Center for Language Acquisition at Penn State will present professor Charles Goodwin as the first invited lecture for the fall semester at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, in Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library. 

Goodwin is a professor of applied linguistics at UCLA. His interests include video analysis of talk-in-interaction (including study of the discursive practices used by hearers and speakers to construct utterances, stories and other forms of talk), grammar in context, cognition in the lived social world, gesture, gaze and embodiment as interactively organized social practices, aphasia in discourse, language in the professions and the ethnography of science.

Last Updated October 08, 2013