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Coverage for grant PW-50315-09

PW-50315-09
Dictionary of American Regional English [DARE]
Joan Hall, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=PW-50315-09

DARE to Be Finished--Maybe Next Year (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Buss, Dale
Publication: Wall Street Journal
Date: 6/12/2010

The year that was: squelette, yarnbombing, and other vocabulary to remember 2009 (Media Coverage)
Author(s): McKean, Erin
Publication: Boston Globe
Date: 1/10/2010
Link: http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/ideas/articles/2010/01/10/the_year_that_was/

Why Dane County is Dane County (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Moe, Doug
Publication: Wisconsin State Journal
Date: 1/6/2010
Abstract: The author recalls an interview with DARE founder Frederic G. Cassidy. He refers to Cassidy as "the engine driving the ambitious and acclaimed Dictionary of American Regional English".
Link: http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/doug_moe/article_03bd06d6-fb1d-11de-8af5-001cc4c002e0.htmlhttp://

Regional eats: What's in a name? (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Pujol, Rolando
Publication: AM New York
Date: 2/2/2010
Link: http://www.amny.com/urbanite-1.812039/regional-eats-what-s-in-a-name-1.1738933http://

Planting the Strip Between Sidewalk and Street (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Tortorello, Michael
Publication: New York Times
Date: 5/26/2010
Abstract: Several DARE definitions are mentioned for the grassy strip between the sidewalk and the street--a problem area for gardeners.
Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/27/garden/27garden.html

National following for local 'Words' (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Wilkens, John
Publication: SignOn San Diego
Date: 11/29/2009
Abstract: San Diego-based public radio show "A Way With Words" is featured. A color photo shows co-host Grant Barrett leaning on a stack of reference books that includes three volumes of DARE.
Link: http://www.signonsandiego.com/news/2009/nov/29/national-following-local-words/

The Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Publication: Copyediting
Date: 7/29/2009
Abstract: A brief news item notes that DARE's website was recently updated.
Link: http://www.copyediting.com/dictionary-american-regional-english

Dream Senses, New York Minute (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Alice, Matthew
Publication: San Diego Reader
Date: 7/8/2009
Abstract: DARE is referenced in a discussion of the origin of the phrase "in a New York minute".
Link: http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2009/jul/08/dream-senses-new-york-minute/

Getting it right (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Barrett, Grant
Publication: Star Online (All Malaysia ed.)
Date: 11/4/2009
Abstract: Cites the DARE entry for "sorry" as authority for stating that there are two main pronunciations of the word in the United States.
Link: http://thestar.com.my/english/story.asp?file=/2009/11/4/lifefocus/5027719&sec=lifefocus

Hatfields and McCoys got nothing on Cokes and Pepsis (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Crump, Steve
Publication: Times-News (Twin Falls ID)
Date: 9/9/2009
Link: http://magicvalley.com/news/local/article_f9ba8583-6242-5b96-aed1-87cac42066a6.html

Logophilia runs in the family (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Salter, Cathy
Publication: Columbia Daily Tribune (MO)
Date: 8/3/2009
Abstract: The writer calls DARE a "dictionary filled with quotations and illustrating the richness and diversity of America's spoken and written culture."
Link: http://www.columbiatribune.com/news/2009/aug/03/logophilia-runs-in-the-family

Say What? (Media Coverage)
Publication: AirTran Magazine
Date: 10/1/2009
Abstract: A U.S. map is featured, along with DARE definitions for several regional phrases. The article encourages travelers to "brush up on regional lingo before you touch down".
Link: http://www.airtranmagazine.com/features/2009/say-what

Remembering the Madisonians who 'got away' in 2009 (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Moe, Doug
Publication: Wisconsin State Journal
Date: 12/30/2009
Abstract: Moe mentions that his favorite piece in the New York Times' "The Lives They Lived " series was one published in 2000, reporting the death of DARE founder Frederic G. Cassidy.
Link: http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/doug_moe


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