Teaching With a Kentucky Accent

Peter Richardson prichard at LINFIELD.EDU
Thu Dec 5 22:09:15 UTC 2002

On Thu, 5 Dec 2002, Beverly Flanigan wrote:

> I tell my students that this prejudice will change as power and money move
> southward, as they now are.

How very true. There's a nice parallel in Germany, where the shift of
power and money to the south has engendered a sudden appreciation for
Swabian and Bavarian accents that used to be ridiculed.


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