Graduate Student Directory
Bianca RobinsonLinguistics Program
University of South Carolina
|Secondary Field:||second/foreign language acquisition|
Research/ Academic Interests
My current interest is the validation of African American English (AAE) within U.S. society. My research focuses on the complex language ideologies that exist in the Black community, specifically, Black linguistic shame. I also devote my time to the study of Second Language Acquisition, and I am actively engaged in the Italian-speaking community.
B.A. from Youngstown State University with minors in Italian and Linguistics, TESOL Certified
Robinson, Bianca. 2016. "Exploring Linguistic Shame in African American English." Student Research Symposium (SRS), Linguistics Program, University of South Carolina, October 28, 2016.