Language use and its potential to accomplish various things has always intrigued linguists for centuries. As the discipline has evolved, many linguists have sought to ascertain how language can serve as a veritable index for culture and its complexity. In this discussion, Ernest Gray, PhD. Student in Linguistics and New Testament studies will share how the promising arena of Systemic Functional Linguistics can serve as a window into culture as well as help us make sense of our world. This event was organized by the Psychology Department.
The audio of this discussion is available below: