Posts tagged with: "Phillip M. Carter"

Our researchers can’t work without their…

Our researchers can’t work without their…

Researchers go into the field sometimes with just a backpack, other times with suitcases full of gear. Some tools can […]

Anthropology professor guest edits special Miami issue of ‘Latino Studies’

Anthropology professor guest edits special Miami issue of ‘Latino Studies’

According to the latest U.S. census, nearly 70 percent of Miami-Dade County residents are Hispanic or Latino. Miami is one […]

How people speak Spanish drives judgment, new study finds

How people speak Spanish drives judgment, new study finds

People in Miami likely judge others on how they speak Spanish, according to a new FIU study. In the study, […]

FIU Ph.D. student Ivian Destro Boruchowski has dedicated her career to heritage language education.

Preserving mother languages, one student at a time

Ivian Destro Boruchowski and her children are among the nearly 77 percent of people in Miami who speak a language […]

FIU 2017 Presidential Inauguration experts

FIU 2017 Presidential Inauguration experts

Florida International University has several experts on local, state, national and international politics, as well as other fields, available to […]

Arrrr! Pirate speak be but a myth. Ye’ve been warned.

Arrrr! Pirate speak be but a myth. Ye’ve been warned.

Shiver me timbers, matey. It’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Every year, people throughout the world pay homage to […]

FIU Professor: ‘Bilingualism is the language of modern politics’

FIU Professor: ‘Bilingualism is the language of modern politics’

The following op-ed was written and published in MiamiHerald.com on Thurs., July 28. Phillip M. Carter is a professor of […]

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Saving endangered languages, one book at a time

Every two weeks, another language goes extinct. “It is estimated that within 100 years, the world could lose well over […]

Phillip M. Carter: It’s time for Miami to embrace bilingualism

Phillip M. Carter: It’s time for Miami to embrace bilingualism

The following op-ed was written in Spanish and published in the print edition of Diario las Americas on Wed., April […]

Linguist believes ISIS terrorist is Canadian

Linguist believes ISIS terrorist is Canadian

FIU’s Phillip Carter was recently asked by “Inside Edition” to analyze the latest propaganda video released by the terror group known as […]

Sociolinguist debunks Miami English misconceptions

Sociolinguist debunks Miami English misconceptions

Put me the light. If that compels you to flip a light switch on, you’re probably from Miami. Often gone […]