Walt Wolfram

Works (86)

2019 journal article

THE STATUS OF (ING) IN AFRICAN AMERICAN LANGUAGE: A QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL FACTORS AND INTERNAL CONSTRAINTS

AMERICAN SPEECH, 94(1), 72–90.

By: J. Forrest & W. Wolfram

Source: Web Of Science
Added: April 29, 2019

2019 journal article

Talking Black in America The role of the documentary in public education

ENGLISH TODAY, 35(1), 3–13.

By: W. Wolfram & K. Waldorf

Source: Web Of Science
Added: March 11, 2019

2018 journal article

CHANGING ETHNOLINGUISTIC PERCEPTIONS IN THE SOUTH

AMERICAN SPEECH, 93(3-4), 344–373.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: November 19, 2018

2018 journal article

The (in)significance of facts in sociolinguistic engagement

Language in Society, 47(3), 374–377.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: Crossref
Added: June 6, 2020

2018 journal article

The Importance of Graduate Student Engagement in a Campus Language Diversity Initiative

JOURNAL OF ENGLISH LINGUISTICS, 46(3), 215–228.

By: S. Dunstan, A. Eads, A. Jaeger & W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 19, 2018

2016 journal article

The significance of linguistic variation in the speeches of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

American Speech, 91(3), 269–300.

By: W. Wolfram, C. Rick, J. Forrest & M. Fox

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Educating the educated: Language diversity in the university backyard

American Speech, 90(2), 266–280.

By: S. Dunstan, W. Wolfram, A. Jaeger & R. Crandall

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 book

Talkin' tar heel: How our voices tell the story of North Carolina

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

In the Profession: Connecting with the Public

Journal of English Linguistics, 40(1), 111–117.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 review

Investigating variation: The effects of social organization and social setting.

[Review of ]. Language, 87(4), 904–908.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Coming of age in African American English: A longitudinal study

Journal of Sociolinguistics, 14(4), 427–455.

By: J. Van Hofwegen & W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 report

Integrating learning, discovery, and engagement through the scholarship of engagement

In Technical Report- Not held in TRLN member libraries. Raleigh, NC: NCSU Office of Extension, Engagement, and Economic Development.

By: T. Engagement

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Local and external language standards in African American English

Journal of English Linguistics, 37(4), 305–330.

By: T. Kendall & W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 motion picture

The Carolina brogue

[Raleigh, NC]: North Carolina Language and Life Project,|cc2008.

By: . Neal Hutcheson & W. producer

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 book

American English: Dialects and variation

In (Language in society (Oxford, England); 25). Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishers.

By: W. Wolfram & N. Schilling-Estes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 book

American voices: How dialects differ from coast to coast

Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 chapter

Dialect in danger (Outer Banks, NC)

In American voices: How dialects differ from coast to coast. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 chapter

From the brickhouse to the swamp (Lumbee vernacular English)

In American voices: How dialects differ from coast to coast. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 chapter

Islands of diversity (Bahamas)

In American voices: How dialects differ from coast to coast. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 chapter

Language evolution or dying traditions?: The state of American dialects

In American voices: How dialects differ from coast to coast. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

By: W. Wolfram & N. Schilling-Estes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 motion picture

Queen family [videorecording]: Appalachian tradition & back porch music

Queen family [videorecording]: Appalachian tradition & back porch music. Raleigh, NC: North Carolina State University Humanities Extension.

By: N. Hutcheson & W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

Emerging Hispanic English: New dialect formation in the American South

Journal of Sociolinguistics, 8(3), 339–358.

By: W. Wolfram, P. Carter & B. Moriello

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 motion picture

Voices of North Carolina [videorecording]: Language, dialect, and identity in the Tarheel state

Raleigh, NC: North Carolina State University Humanities Extension.

By: N. Hutcheson & W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

African Americans by the sea

Mullet Wrapper, 5(2).

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 chapter

Dialect enclaves in the South

In Language in the New South (pp. 141–158). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 chapter

Dialectology and language diffusion

In The handbook of historical linguistics (pp. 713–735).

By: W. Wolfram & N. Schilling-Estes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Language change in

American Speech, 78(2), 208–227.

By: W. Wolfram & N. Schilling-Estes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Language variation in the American South: An introduction

American Speech, 78(2), 123–129.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 chapter

On constructing vernacular dialect norms

In Handbook of historical linguistics (pp. 251–272). Malden/Oxford: Blackwell.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Reexamining the development of African American English: Evidence from isolated communities

Language, 79(2), 282–316.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 chapter

African Americans by the sea

In Life at the edge of the sea: Essays on North Carolina's coast and coastal culture (Essays on North Carolina's coast and coastal culture ; v. 1) (pp. 113–122). Wilmington, NC: Coastal Carolina Press.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

Dialect accommodation in a bi-ethnic mountain enclave community: More evidence on the development of African American English

Language in Society, 31(5), 743–775.

By: C. Mallinson & W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 book

Fine in the world: Lumbee language in time and place

Raleigh, NC: North Carolina State University, Humanities Extension/Publications.

By: W. Wolfram, C. Dannenberg, S. Knick & L. Oxendine

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 chapter

From definition to policy: The ideological struggle of African American vernacular English

In Georgetown University Roundtable on Language and Linguistics (pp. 292–313). Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 chapter

Language death and dying

In The handbook of language variation and change (pp. 764–787). Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishers.

By: W. Wolfram, J. Chambers, P. Trudgill & N. Schilling-Estes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 chapter

Speech at the beach: The Outer Banks brogue

In Life at the edge of the sea: Essays on North Carolina's coast and coastal culture (Essays on North Carolina's coast and coastal culture ; v. 1) (pp. 9–22). Wilmington, NC: Coastal Carolina Press.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 book

The development of African American English

Oxford, UK; Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishers.

By: E. Thomas & W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

The significance of Lumbee dialect

Carolina Indian Voice, (2002 Jan. 21).

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

Y?all

The Companion to Southern Literature: Themes, Genres, Places, People, Movements, and Motifs.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 review

Both insider and outsider (Tangier Island: people, place, and talk by David L. Shore)

[Review of ]. American Speech, 76(3), 320–323.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

From the brick house to the swamp

American Language Review, 5(4), 34–38.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

On constructing vernacular dialect norms

The Morpho-Syntax Interface, the Acquisition of Syntax, and the Myth of Standard English, 36(2), 335–358.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 chapter

Ralph W. Fasold

In Concise encyclopedia of sociolinguistics (p. 863). Amsterdam ; New York: Elsevier.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 chapter

Reconsidering the sociolinguistic agenda for African-American English

In Sociocultural and historical contexts of African American vernacular English: University of Georgia, 29-30 September, 1998 (pp. 309–340).

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 review

Tangier Island: Place, people, and talk

[Review of ]. American Speech, 76(3), 323–326.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Dialect in danger

American Language Review, 4(6), 21–24.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Endangered dialects and social commitment

Language in Action: New Studies of Language in Society, 335–358.

By: J. Peyton, P. Griffin, W. Wolfram & R. Fasold

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Everybody has a dialect

Teaching Tolerance, 18(Fall), 18–23.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Issues in reconstructing Earlier African American English

World Englishes, 19(1), 39–58.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Language evolution or dying tradition: The state of American dialects

American Language Review, 4(May/June), 13–17.

By: W. Wolfram & N. Schilling-Estes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Linguistic diversity and the public interest

American Speech, 75(3), 278–280.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 chapter

On constructing vernacular dialect norms

In CLS 36. [Part 2], the panels: The 36th meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society (pp. 335–358). Chicago, Ill.: The Society.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 conference paper

Reconstructing the history of AAVE: New data on an old theme

Berkeley Linguistics Society: Conference Program, 26 February 18-21, 2000 Session III: Sociolinguistics, 26(2000), 333–348.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

The changing scope of dialect variation: A transcontinental perpsective

Te Reo, (41), 45–61.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

The regional context of earlier African American speech: Evidence for reconstructing the development of AAVE

Language in Society, 29(3), 315–355.

By: W. Wolfram, E. Thomas & E. Green

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

The role of the individual and group in earlier African American English

American Speech, 75(1), 3–33.

By: W. Wolfram & D. Beckett

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

Alternative models of dialect death: Dissipation vs. concentration

Language, 75(3), 486–521.

By: N. Schilling-Estes & W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 chapter

Demythologizing the home/school dichotomy: Sociolinguistic reality and instructional practice

In Language in action: New studies of language in society. Cresskill, NJ: Hampton Press, 1999.

By: W. Wolfram & C. Adger

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 chapter

Dialect awareness programs in the school and community

In Language alive in the classroom (pp. 47–66). Westport, Conn.: Praeger.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 book

Dialects in schools and communities

Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

By: W. Wolfram, C. Adger & D. Christian

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

English with an accent: Language ideology and discrimination in the United States.

Language, 75(2), 362–365.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

Ethnic identity and grammatical restructuring: be(s) in Lumbee English

American Speech, 73(2), 139–159.

By: C. Dannenberg & W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

Ethnolinguistic marking of past be in Lumbee Vernacular English

Journal of English Linguistics, 27(1999), 94–114.

By: W. Wolfram & J. Sellers

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 conference paper

Repercusssions from the Oakland ebonics controversy: the critical role of dialect awareness

Making the connection: Language and academic achievement among African American students, proceedings of a conference of the Coalition on Language Diversity in Education (Language in education; 2), 61–80. [Washington: Center for Applied Linguistics; McHenry, IL: Delta Systems Co.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 review

Sociolinguistic perspectives: Papers on language in society,1959-1994.

[Review of ]. Language in Society, 28(4), 588–591.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

What's in a word?

News and Observer [Raleigh, N.C.], (1999 Mar. 14), A21.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 book

American English: Dialects and variation

Cambridge, Oxford; Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishers.

By: W. Wolfram & N. Schilling-Estes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 chapter

Black children are verbally deprived

In Language myths (pp. 103–112). London: Penguin Books, 1998.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 chapter

Dialect awareness and the study of language

In Students as researchers of culture and language in their own communities (pp. 167–190). Cresskill, NJ: Hampton Press.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

Endangered dialects: a neglected siutuation in the endangerment canon

Southwest Journal of Linguistics, 14(1998), 117–131.

By: W. Wolfram & N. Schilling-Estes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

Language ideology and dialect: Understanding the Oakland ebonics controversy

Journal of English Linguistics, 26(2), 108–121.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 chapter

Linguistic and sociolinguistic prerequisites for teaching language

In Language study in middle, high school, and beyond (pp. 72–109). Newark, DE: International Reading Association.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

Scrutinizing linguistic gratuity: A view from the field

Journal of Sociolinguistics, 2(2), 271–279.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

The Carolina connection in Cherokee Sound

North Carolina Literary Review, 7(1998), 86–87.

By: W. Wolfram & J. Sellers

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 chapter

The sentence in African American vernacular English

In African American vernacular English: Features, evolution, educational implications (pp. 11–37). Malden, Mass.: Blackwel Publishers.

By: S. Martin & W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 chapter

Dialect in society

In The handbook of sociolinguistics (pp. 107–126). Oxford, UK ; Cambridge, Mass.: Blackwell Publishers.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 chapter

Field methods in the study of social dialects

In Sociolinguistics: A reader and coursebook (pp. 89–116). New York: Arnold.

By: W. Wolfram & R. Fasold

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 book

Hoi toide on the Outer Banks: The story of the Ocracoke brogue

Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press.

By: W. Wolfram & N. Schilling-Estes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 journal article

Isolation within isolation: a solitary century of African American vernacular English

Journal of Sociolinguistics, 1(1), 7–38.

By: W. Wolfram, K. Hazen & J. Tamburro

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 journal article

Issues in dialect obsolescence: An introduction

American Speech, 72(1), 3–11.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 journal article

Old wine in new bottles: Understanding the Oakland ebonics controversy

Special Interest Divisions. Language Learning and Education., 4(2), 3–8.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 conference paper

Orderly approches to disorderly change

Anglistentag 1997 Dresden, (1997), 1–14. Dresden, Germany: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 chapter

Revolving dialect status: levels of evidence in the establishment of African American vernacular English forms

In Language variety in the South revisited (pp. 490–508). Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 journal article

Symbolic identity and language change: A comparative analysis of post-insular /ay/ and /aw/

University of Pennsylvania Working Papers in Linguistics, 4(1), 83–109.

By: W. Wolfram & N. Schilling-Estes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 journal article

The role of dialect differences in cross-cultural communication: proactive dialect awareness

Bulletin Suisse De Linguistique Appliquee Bulletin Suisse De Linguistique Appliquee, 65(1997), 143–154.

By: W. Wolfram

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 chapter

The sociolinguistic complexity of quasi-isolated southern coastal communities

In Language variety in the South revisited (pp. 173–187). Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press.

By: W. Wolfram, N. Schilling-Estes, K. Hazen & C. Craig

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018