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Coverage for grant PW-50551-10

PW-50551-10
Dictionary of American Regional English
Joan Hall, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=PW-50551-10

Cheesy fun (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Jake Armstrong
Date: 9/7/2011
Abstract: A DARE definition for "cheesehead" is given as part of a discussion on the origin of the term.
Link: http://www.pasadenaweekly.com/cms/story/detail/cheesy_fun/9622/

Drink in some local history: remembering Racine's bubblers (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Journal Times staff
Publication: Journal Times (Racine WI)
Date: 7/7/2010

What's in a name? Just ask good old 'Santy Claus' and his pal, St. Nick (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Kyff, Rob
Publication: Watertown Daily Times (Watertown NY)
Date: 12/26/2010
Link: http://www.watertowndailytimes.com/article/20101226/CURR04/312269992

The Belsnickler cometh (Media Coverage)
Author(s): McKean, Erin
Publication: Boston Globe
Date: 12/26/2010
Link: www.boston.com/bostonglobe/ideas/articles/2010/12/26/the_belsnickler_comethhttp://

Beach Blanket Lingo (Media Coverage)
Publication: New York Times
Date: 8/5/2010
Abstract: "On Language" column
Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/08/08/magazine/08FOB-onlanguage-t.html

'All's I Know ...' (Media Coverage)
Publication: New York Times
Date: 9/9/2010
Abstract: "On Language" column
Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/12/magazine/12onlanguage.html

Mr. Northern's Reviews: Dictionary of American Regional English, Volume VI (Review)
Author(s): Sam Northern
Publication: Goodreads
Date: 6/24/2013
Abstract: Brief review of Volume VI of DARE also mentions then-upcoming launch of digital edition
Link: http://www.goodreads.com/review/show/649835862

The Digital Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Publication: Harvard Univerity Press Blog
Date: 12/9/2013
Abstract: Announcement of the launch of Digital DARE
Link: http://harvardpress.typepad.com/hup_publicity/2013/12/digital-dictionary-of-american-regional-english.html

Won't You Be Mine, Little Honeysuckle Vine? (Media Coverage)
Publication: Harvard Univerity Press Blog
Date: 2/14/2014
Abstract: Terms of endearment from the original DARE survey are featured along with invitation to DARE essay contest
Link: http://harvardpress.typepad.com/hup_publicity/2014/02/american-regional-words-for-sweetheart.html

E Reference (Review)
Author(s): Christine Bulson
Publication: Booklist
Date: 5/15/2014
Abstract: Positive review of Digital DARE

2013 Emory Medalists honored for achievements, dedication (Media Coverage)
Publication: Emory University News Center
Date: 11/8/2013
Abstract: Chief Editor Joan Houston Hall is honored by her alma mater for her work on DARE.
Link: http://news.emory.edu/stories/2013/11/upress_emory_medalists/campus.html

Mean Enough to Push a Widder Woman's Dog in the Well (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Roland Berns
Publication: Wisconsin People & Ideas
Date: 9/21/2013
Abstract: Reprint of a DARE newsletter article by Editor Roland Berns

To Zydeco and Beyond: [DARE] goes Digital (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Sarah Witman
Publication: Wisconsin People & Ideas
Date: 9/21/2013
Abstract: A short side piece to accompany reprinted article by DARE editor Roland Berns to promote Digital DARE

The Dictionary of American Regional English: Recent Developments (Media Coverage)
Author(s):
Publication: National Endowment for the Humanities
Date: 1/13/2014
Abstract: Highlights DARE's successful year in 2013: winning awards, publishing Volume VI and Digital DARE
Link: http://www.neh.gov/print/18726

The Dictionary of American Regional English: Recent Developments (Media Coverage)
Author(s):
Publication: National Endowment for the Humanities
Date: 1/13/2014
Abstract: Highlights DARE's successes in 2013: receiving awards, publishing Volume VI and Digital DARE
Link: http://www.neh.gov/print/18726

Opinion: The Regional Nature of American Speech (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Dr. Robert Moore
Publication: Raleigh Telegram
Date: 1/8/2014
Abstract: Op-ed piece published online at the Raleigh Telegram website about DARE with input from Chief Editor Hall
Link: http://raleightelegram.com/201401086045

South Carolina speech & American regional English (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Dr. Robert H. Moore
Publication: BeaufortTribune.com
Date: 1/8/2014
Abstract: Info about DARE of interest to South Carolinian speakers with input from Chief Editor Hall
Link: http://beauforttribune.com/archives/176

Safari Books Online and Harvard University Press Successfully Launch Daredictionary.com (Media Coverage)
Publication: broadwayworld.com
Date: 2/10/2014
Abstract: press release from Safari books online posted on website
Link: http://www.broadwayworld.com/#

Who Says What, Where (Media Coverage)
Publication: Harvard Univerity Press Blog
Date: 6/10/2013
Abstract: Uses the viral heat-map visualizations of Joshua Katz (using Vaux and Golder research) to create enthusiasm for the upcoming maps and mapping features in Digital DARE
Link: http://harvardpress.typepad.com/hup_publicity/2013/06/

This American Dictionary is Full of Words You've Never Heard Before (Review)
Author(s):
Publication: New Republic
Date: 12/18/2013
Abstract: Applauds the triumphs of DARE, its uniqueness and historical value, but also questions the usefulness in modern times as DARE "cannot help but qualify as an achievement more archival than lexicographic" due to the evanescence of "lingo."
Link: http://www.newrepublic.com/current-issue

Dictionary of American Regional English--now online (Media Coverage)
Author(s):
Publication: Dictionary Society of North America Website Home Page
Date: 4/1/2014
Abstract: Home page devoted to links and info about Digital DARE
Link: http://www.dictionarysociety.com/

Happy Otchig Day! (Media Coverage)
Author(s):
Publication: Lingua Franca: Blog for The Chronicle of Higher Education
Date: 1/23/2014
Abstract: Blog sources DARE for identifying myriad names for the groundhog/woodchuck
Link: http://chronicle.com/blogs/linguafranca/2014/01/23/happy-otchig-day/

How to speak American (Review)
Author(s):
Publication: Harvard Gazette
Date: 12/4/2013
Abstract: A review/introduction to Digital DARE
Link: http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2013/12/how-to-speak-american/

Know Your Collywobbles from Your Mulligrubs (Review)
Author(s):
Publication: Dictionary.com Blog
Date: 3/26/2014
Abstract: favorable review of DARE
Link: http://blog.dictionary.com/dare/

Slip of the Tongue (Media Coverage)
Author(s):
Publication: the Paris Review
Date: 12/20/2013
Abstract: short blog post announcing the launch of Digital DARE with anecdotal info about ways to say one's slip is showing.
Link: http://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2013/12/20/slip-of-the-tongue/

11 Obscure Regional Phrases to Describe the Cold (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Jason English
Publication: mental floss
Date: 2/24/2014
Abstract: DARE Editor Roland Berns provided a list of words and phrases for the article
Link: http://www.mentalfloss.com

19 regional words all Americans should adopt immediately (Media Coverage)
Publication: The Week
Date: 1/17/2013
Abstract: Taken from the "Best of mental_floss"
Link: http://theweek.com

How America Talks (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Grant Barrett, Martha Barnette
Publication: A Way with Words
Date: 1/25/2014
Abstract: Radio program, show highlights the new Digital DARE during several spots
Link: http://www.waywordradio.org

A Bite of DARE (Review)
Author(s):
Publication: Lingua Franca: Blog for The Chronicle of Higher Education
Date: 12/16/2013
Abstract: A blog post that touts the additional features available on Digital DARE that you can't get in the printed volumes.
Link: http://chronicle.com/blogs/linguafranca/2013/12/16/a-bite-of-dare/

Coming to the Internet: the 'Dictionary of American Regional English' (Media Coverage)
Author(s):
Publication: Lingua Franca: Blog for The Chronicle of Higher Education
Date: 1/25/2013
Abstract: Anticipation for what's to come in Digital DARE
Link: http://chronicle.com/blogs/linguafranca/2013/01/25/coming-to-the-internet-the-dictionary-of-american-regional-english/

DARE in the Air (Review)
Author(s):
Publication: Lingua Franca: Blog for The Chronicle of Higher Education
Date: 12/13/2013
Abstract: a general blog post about the new Digital DARE; first impressions
Link: http://chronicle.com/blogs/linguafranca/2013/12/13/air-dare/

The People within the Dictionary: Demographics of the DARE Informants (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Kelly D. Abrams, Erin E. Leary, Trini Stickle
Publication: American Speech
Date: 10/1/2013
Abstract: Article written by two doctoral students and one doctoral candidate in the English Language and Linguistics Program at UW-Madison. Article explores demographic composition of the 3,577 DARE informants, compares informant characteristics to contemporary U.S. Census numbers, and explores potential new uses of the ancillary materials of the DARE archive.
Link: http://americanspeech.dukejournals.org/

DARE and Regional American Lexicography (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Michael B. Montgomery
Publication: American Speech
Date: 10/1/2013
Abstract: Article written by Professor Emeritus of English and linguistics at the University of South Carolina. The article shows how DARE creates opportunities for smaller-scale works to benefit from its practices, specifically the author's forthcoming Dictionary of Southern Appalachian English.
Link: http://americanspeech.dukejournals.org/

An Interview with Joan Houston Hall, Chief Editor of the Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Mark Johnson, Joan Houston Hall
Publication: American Speech
Date: 10/1/2013
Abstract: Downloadable audio resource that comes with issue of American Speech. Mark Johnson is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. In the interview, Chief Editor Hall touches upon the origins of DARE, essential characteristics of staff, attitudes toward language, what language tells us about the American people, new technologies used in the editorial process, and new projects forthcoming such as the digital edition of DARE and a new round of fieldwork.
Link: http://americanspeech.dukejournals.org/

Audio Resources from the Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Joan Houston Hall
Publication: American Speech
Date: 10/1/2013
Abstract: Chief Editor of DARE introduces a sampling of the DARE audio recordings collection
Link: http://americanspeech.dukejournals.org/

DARE: A Provisional Bibliography (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Michael Adams
Publication: American Speech
Date: 10/1/2013
Abstract: Current Editor of American Speech presents a short list of pertinent articles and reviews about DARE
Link: http://americanspeech.dukejournals.org/

On Beyond Zydeco...a "shindy" 40+ years in the making (Review)
Author(s):
Publication: Dictionary Society of North America Newsletter
Date: 6/1/2012
Abstract: In-depth description and review of the event in the Spring 2012 issue Vol. 36, No. 1.
Link: http://www.dictionarysociety.com/

The Better Angels of Our Lexicon (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Peters, Mark
Publication: The Visual Thesaurus
Date: 11/9/2012
Abstract: DARE briefly cited on its refs to the euphemistic use of "angels"
Link: http://www.visualthesaurus.com/cm/evasive/the-better-angels-of-our-l...

"Dictionary of American English" wins RUSA's Dartmouth Medal for excellence in reference publications (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Reference and User Services Association
Publication: RUSABlog
Date: 1/27/2013
Abstract: "In describing this year’s winner, the committee felt compelled to use words like “monumental” and “stupendous” to describe this invaluable reference source: the “Dictionary of American Regional English” is the culmination of extensive field work, attention to detail, and a lot of hard work. This project was begun 65 years ago, with penciled post cards and call ins to a radio station, and has been supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities since 1970, with additional significant support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation."
Link: http://www.rusa.ala.org/blog/2013/01/27/rusa-dartmouth-medal-2013-winner/

American Regional English dictionary going online (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Scott Bauer
Publication: Associated Press
Date: 11/26/2013
Abstract: History of the project with information about Digital DARE and the upcoming online survey

DARE From Now On (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Michael Adams
Publication: American Speech: A Quarterly of Linguistic Usage
Date: 10/1/2013
Abstract: Introduction to Fall 2013 issue of American Speech entirely dedicated to articles about DARE
Link: http://americanspeech.dukejournals.org/

DARE: Documentation and Dating (Media Coverage)
Author(s): George H. Goebel
Publication: American Speech
Date: 10/1/2013
Abstract: Article by DARE staff member regarding considerations when including quotations in historical dictionaries, new resources available to lexicographers online, and a statistical look at DARE's quotations in light of these new resources
Link: http://americanspeech.dukejournals.org/

Hearing the American Language Change: The State of DARE Recordings (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Thomas Purnell
Publication: American Speech
Date: 10/1/2013
Abstract: Article by member of the American Speech Editorial Advisory Committee and associate professor in the English Department at UW–Madison, Thomas Purnell. History of the DARE recordings, technologies used, their significance alongside other linguistic recordings, and a discussion of the best methods for transcribing and aligning DARE's recordings, specifically the 1,800 "Arther the Rat" recordings.
Link: http://americanspeech.dukejournals.org/

Monthly etymological gleanings for October, part 1 (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Anatoly Liberman
Publication: OUPBlog: Oxford Etymologist
Date: 10/31/2012
Abstract: DARE complimented---"a veritable treasure house of local words and collocations"---and its evidence for the word "any more" discussed.
Link: http://blog.oup.com/2012/10/monthly-etymology-gleanings-for-october-part-1/

The Humble Vernacular: A word-of-mouth dictionary (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Dan Chiasson
Publication: Harper's Magazine
Date: 11/1/2012
Abstract: On the occasion of announcing the publicaton of Vol. V and anticipating Vol. VI, the author gives appreciative description of DARE with examples of some of its entries [=handsome husband (last piece of food; old maid (card game in which player with the last card loses)], which he explains in a historical context: "A pretty interesting story about America could be told by noting the way its inhabitants, a hundred or so years ago, took the vestiges of European courtship rituals and turned them into card games and dinnertime fun."

From Aaron's Rod to Zydeco (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Kim Schmidt
Publication: American Way
Date: 9/1/2012
Abstract: "Hero, hoagie or submarine sandwich? For 50 years, the people behind the Dictionary of American Regional English have sought to illuminate the different ways we speak the same language." Generous article on the history of DARE, giving many interesting DARE words and meanings.

Review of the Dictionary of American Regional English, Vol. V, Sl-Z (Media Coverage)
Author(s): J.K. Chambers
Publication: Canadian Journal of Linguistics
Date: 11/13/2012
Abstract: Positive review describing it as a "monumental" work: with "fuller evidence, greater geographic range, and more precise dating" than previous volumes due to the availability of internet resources.

Dictionary of American Regional English Completes Five Decades (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Young, Jennifer
Publication: ALTA
Date: 8/13/2012
Abstract: Writer has got some facts wrong (e.g. "yins" for "you" in PA), and makes other mistakes through ignorance (e.g.,"Frank Cassidy"), but the article does describe economically what DARE is and provides direct links to the DARE website, HUP's ordering site for DARE, an article written by the UW on DARE, and to its most current newsletter, all of which would correct any wrong impressions.
Link: http://www.altalang.com/beyond-words/2012/08/13/dictionary-of-american-regional-english-completed-after-five-decades/

Is That New England Accent in Retreat? (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Schuessler, Jennifer
Publication: New York Times
Date: 8/15/2012
Abstract: Brief mention of DARE: as the basis of an 1987 study showing the "east-west distinction in northern New England speech" still held true since first described in 1939.
Link: http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/15/is-that-new-england-accent-in-retreat/

Dictionary of American Regional English? As we say in these parts..uff da! (Media Coverage)
Author(s):
Publication: North Shore Community Radio WTIP
Date: 5/28/2012
Link: http://www.wtip.org/drupal/content/dictionary-american-regional-english-we-say-these-partsuff-da

A Labor of Love [for Words] (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Price, Jenny
Publication: On Wisconsin Magazine
Date: 6/1/2012
Abstract: University of Wisconsin-Madison alumni magazine
Link: http://onwisconsin.uwalumni.com/features/a-labor-of-love-for-words-2/

What's in a word--or a sandwich? (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Hill, Greg
Publication: Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Date: 6/10/2012
Link: http://newsminer.com/bookmark/18941549-What%E2%80%99s-in-a-word-%E2%80%94-or-a-sandwich-

Dictionary covers regional dialects from A to Z (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Barbara Rodriguez
Publication: Omaha.com
Date: 3/6/2012
Link: http://www.omaha.com/article/20120306/APO9/303069943

Dialogue: Interview with Joan Houston Hall (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Cartan-Hansen, Joan
Publication: http://idahoptv.org/webstream/dialogue/18/d1841_hi.wmv
Date: 8/8/2012
Link: http://http://idahoptv.org/webstream/dialogue/18/d1841_hi.wmv

Root Words (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Paige Parvin
Publication: Emory Magazine
Date: 7/1/2012
Abstract: A nicely written bio of Joan as well as praise for DARE. Mention is made of DARE's varied funding: "most notably the National Endowment for the Humanities, which has contributed more than $10 million since 1971."
Link: http://www.emory.edu/EMORY_MAGAZINE/issues/2012/summer/features/words.html?u...

Dictionary of American Regional English, Volume V: Sl-Z (Review)
Author(s): Mieder, Wolfgang
Publication: Journal of Folklore Research
Date: 5/9/2012
Link: http://www.indiana.edu/~jofr/review.php?id=1426

English Wars (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Acocella, Joan
Publication: New Yorker
Date: 5/14/2012
Abstract: The completion of DARE, volume 5 is noted as "an important event in lexicography".
Link: http://www.newyorker.com/arts/critics/books/2012/05/14/120514crbo_books_acocella?currentPage=all

11 Obscure Reginal Phrases We All Should Start Using (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Edwards, Haley Sweetland
Publication: Mental Floss
Date: 5/11/2012
Link: http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/126262#respondhttp://

College of Idaho: 2012 Commencement Address (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Hall, Joan Houston
Publication: YouTube video
Date: 5/17/2012
Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FCd4PTHWAsA

Swift: North Dakotans have own language (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Swift, Tammy
Publication: Inforum
Date: 5/19/2012
Link: http://www.inforum.com/event/article/id/361441/

LQ Podcast: DARE (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Winchester, Simon
Publication: Lapham's Quarterly
Date: 5/24/2012
Link: http://www.laphamsquarterly.org/audio-video/lq-podcast-dare.php

An Interview with Joan Houston Hall (Media Coverage)
Publication: Milwaukee Public Television
Date: 4/17/2012
Abstract: Chief DARE editor Joan Houston Hall is interviewed by Jim Peck for Milwaukee Public Television's "I Remember" show.
Link: http://www.mptv.org/localshows/i_remember/latest_episode/?v=tWZ8Bt8Wz44&e=1822

11 Funny Words From The Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Peters,Mark
Publication: Hufffington Post
Date: 4/19/2012
Link: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mark-peters/11-funny-words-from-the-d_1_b_1431779.html

Don't Fub It (Media Coverage)
Publication: Down East
Date: 5/1/2012
Abstract: The unnamed author notes the completion of DARE and calls it a "wicked cool dictionary" in the 'North by East' column.
Link: http://www.downeast.com/magazine/2012/may/north-east

You Say Potato, I Say Spud (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Salazar, David
Publication: The Eye
Date: 4/26/2012
Abstract: Magazine of The Columbia Daily Spectator
Link: http://eye.columbiaspectator.com/?q=article/2012/04/26/you-say-potato-i-say-spud

6 Phrases That California Started Using Before Everyone Else (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Cruz, Lenika
Publication: LA Weekly
Date: 4/27/2012
Link: http://blogs.laweekly.com/arts/2012/04/la_regional_dictionary_english.php

A Shindy for 'DARE' (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Metcalf, Allan
Publication: Chronicle of Higher of Higher Education
Date: 5/8/2012
Abstract: The article was written for the 'Lingua Franca' blog.
Link: http://chronicle.com/blogs/linguafranca/2012/05/08/a-shindy-for-dare/?sid=at&utm_source=at&utm_medium=en

Years ago, Lynden old-timer contributed to dictionary of regional English (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Kahn, Dean
Publication: Bellingham Herald
Date: 4/7/2012
Link: http://www.bellinghamherald.com/2012/04/07/2469210/years-ago-lynden-old-timer-contributed.html

19 Regional Words All Americans Should Adopt Immediately (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Edwards, Haley Sweetland
Publication: Mental Floss
Date: 4/8/2012
Link: http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/122638#ixzz1rZBqFMRH

An Interview with Joan Houston Hall [Meiller] (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Meiller, Larry
Publication: Wisconsin Public Radio
Date: 4/3/2012
Link: http://www.wpr.org/webcasting/audioarchives_display.cfm?Code=mlr

Wunnerfitz! Sollybuster! The Fun of the Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Shea, Ammon
Publication: Daily Beast
Date: 4/12/2012
Link: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/04/12/wunnerfitz-sollybuster-the-fun-of-the-dictionary-of-american-regional-english.html

Everybody's heard about the (Maine) words (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Burnham, Emily
Publication: Bangor Daily News
Date: 4/13/2012
Abstract: The article updates an earlier one with additional words contributed by readers.
Link: http://bangordailynews.com/2012/04/13/living/everybodys-heard-about-the-maine-words/

A Smidget of Regional Terms (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Peters,Mark
Publication: Oxford University Press Blog
Date: 4/17/2012
Link: http://blog.oup.com/2012/04/smidget-regional-terms-american-english/

American Regional English dictionary reaches its final word (Media Coverage)
Publication: KIAH -TV (Houston)
Date: 3/9/2012
Link: http://www.39online.com/newsfix/kiah-newsfix-the-last-word-20120309,0,3775862.story

A distinctively American dictionary (Media Coverage)
Author(s): McIntyre, John E.
Publication: Baltimore Sun
Date: 3/9/2012
Abstract: DARE is featured in the author's "You Don't Say" column.
Link: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/language-blog/bal-a-distinctively-american-dictionary-20120309,0,2582196.story?track=rss

A dictionary just for Americans (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Fenger, Darin
Publication: Yuma Sun
Date: 3/10/2012
Link: http://www.yumasun.com/opinion/dictionary-77411-words-own.html

Look, y'all--we made it into the dictionary (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Overall, Michael
Publication: Tulsa World
Date: 3/10/2012
Abstract: Article includes comments by Sally Bright, former Tulsa World "Our Lively Language" columnist.
Link: http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?subjectid=11&articleid=20120310_11_A15_CUTLIN318381

UW's Dictionary of American Regional English documents a changing America (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Rath, Jay
Publication: The Isthmus
Date: 4/5/2012
Link: http://www.thedailypage.com/isthmus/article.php?article=36414#.T4L9Y5gkZwc.email

OK, Here's the Story of 'America's Greatest Word' (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Simms, June
Publication: Voice of America
Date: 4/6/2012
Link: http://www.voanews.com/learningenglish/home/OK-The-Story-of-Americas-Greatest-Word-146431045.html

Words every Nebraskan should know (Media Coverage)
Publication: Omaha World-Herald
Date: 3/7/2012
Abstract: Words from Nebraska and Iowa are included.
Link: http://www.omaha.com/article/20120307/NEWS01/120309789

You Say 'Broadus', I Say 'Lagniappe' ... (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Landecker, Heidi
Publication: After Word, Chronicle of Higher of Higher Education
Date: 3/7/2012
Abstract: podcast
Link: http://chronicle.com/blogs/afterword/2012/03/07/you-say-broadus-i-say-lagniappe/

Dictionary of American Regional English pubishes its final volume (Media Coverage)
Publication: Ghana Nation
Date: 3/4/2012
Link: http://articles.ghananation.com/uk/7632-dictionary-of-american-regional-english-publishes-its-final-volume.html

This Texan never heard of 'jumping the broom' (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Weisman, Laura
Publication: SFGate
Date: 3/8/2012
Link: http://blog.sfgate.com/hottopics/2012/03/08/this-texan-never-heard-of-%E2%80%98jumping-the-broom%E2%80%99/

Do you speak 'American?' (Media Coverage)
Publication: Beaumont Enterprise
Date: 3/8/2012
Link: http://blog.beaumontenterprise.com/bayou/2012/03/08/do-you-speak-%E2%80%9Camerican%E2%80%9D/

Dictionary includes words only a Mainer would use (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Burnham, Emily
Publication: Bangor Daily News
Date: 3/8/2012
Link: http://bangordailynews.com/2012/03/08/living/local-language-alive-and-well-in-maine/?ref=videos

In defense of the Southern drawl, y'all (Media Coverage)
Publication: Daily Tar Heel
Date: 2/29/2012
Link: http://www.dailytarheel.com/index.php/article/2012/02/in_defense_of_the_southern_drawl_yall

After only 50 years of dedicated work, American Regional Dictionary wraps it up (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Spector, J. Brooks
Publication: Daily Maverick (South Africa)
Date: 2/28/2012
Link: http://dailymaverick.co.za/article/2012-02-28-after-only-50-years-of-dedicated-work-american-regional-dictionary-wraps-it-up

The Dialect Quiz: How Well Do You Know Dialects From Around the Country? (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Ludka, Alexandra
Publication: ABC News
Date: 2/28/2012
Link: http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/lifestyle/2012/02/the-dialect-quiz-how-well-do-you-know-dialects-from-around-the-country/

How to Talk Like a Local (Media Coverage)
Publication: ABC World News
Date: 2/28/2012
Abstract: Anchor Diane Sawyer has the DARE story.
Link: http://abcnews.go.com/WNT/video/dictionary-celebrates-diversity-language-15812788

Is the world ending? For fans of Davy Jones, it already has (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Smith, Liz
Publication: Chicago Tribune
Date: 3/2/2012
Abstract: Columnist Liz Smith highlights DARE.
Link: http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/sns-201203011600--tms--lizsmittr--x-b20120302mar02,0,6053078.story

Dialect dictionary defines snollygoster--a self-promoting politician--in time for election (Media Coverage)
Publication: Associated Press
Date: 3/6/2012

You Say Tomato, I Say Tomahto: After 50 Years, The Dictionary of American Regional English is Complete (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Landry, Lauren
Publication: Bostinno
Date: 2/2/2012
Link: http://bostinno.com/2012/02/02/you-say-tomato-i-say-tomahto-after-50-years-the-dictionary-of-american-regional-english-is-complete/

The dictionary of tahn tawk (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Bennet, Samantha
Publication: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Date: 2/9/2012
Link: http://old.post-gazette.com/pg/12040/1209123-151-0.stm

Interview with Joan Houston Hall [Dunn] (Media Coverage)
Publication: Tthe Kathleen Dunn Show, Wisconsin Public Radio
Date: 2/14/2012
Link: http://wpr.org/wcast/download-mp3-request.cfm?mp3file=dun120214e.mp3&iNoteID=153415

A Dictionary of American Regional English [KQED] (Media Coverage)
Author(s): KQED Radio
Date: 2/20/2012
Abstract: "Forum" host Michael Krasny interviews Joan Houston Hall and Erin McKean.
Link: http://www.kqed.org/a/forum/R201202201000

Snollygosters, Wampus, Toe Socials and Other Words from the Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Tucker, Abigail
Publication: Smithsonian
Date: 3/1/2012
Link: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/people-places/Snollygosters-Wampus-Toe-Socials-and-Other-Words-from-the-Dictionary-of-American-Regional-English.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+smithsonianmag%2Fpeople-places+%28People+%26+Plac

UW-Madison dictionary compiles weirdly wonderful regional idiosyncrasies (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Ziff, Deborah
Publication: Wisconsin State Journal
Date: 2/26/2012
Link: http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/uw-madison-dictionary-compiles-weirdly-wonderful-regional-idiosyncrasies/article_b729deba-6088-11e1-8b37-001871e3ce6c.html

Book Captures Uniquely American Lingo (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Simms, June
Publication: Voice of America
Date: 3/28/2012
Link: http://www.voanews.com/english/news/usa/bookcapturesuniquelyamericanlingo.html

The Man From DARE (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Bradley, Doug
Publication: Huffington Post
Date: 3/22/2012
Link: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/doug-bradley/the-man-from-dare_b_1369823.html?ref=email_share

The Word Wagon (Review)
Author(s): McKean, Erin
Publication: Wall Street Journal
Date: 3/16/2012
Abstract: The reviewer describes the nearly fifty-year history of the DARE project. She lauds the completed work as a "treasure-trove" for word lovers and naturalists, and as a reflection of our immigration patterns. She notes that browsing the citations can be entertaining and enlightening. DARE's enduring value will be as a record of the "down-home' speech of Americans.
Link: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204603004577271820348171132.html?mod=googlenews_wsj#articleTabs%3Darticle

Whoopensocker dictionary of American dialect completed after 50 years (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Flood, Alison
Publication: Guardian (U.K.)
Date: 1/31/2012
Link: http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/jan/31/dictionary-american-regional-english-dialect

American dialects from A to Z (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Zimmer, Ben
Publication: Boston Globe
Date: 1/15/2012
Link: http://articles.boston.com/2012-01-15/ideas/30626740_1_oxford-english-dictionary-word-wagons-questionnaires

A Dictionary of American Dialect--The Takeaway (Media Coverage)
Publication: Public Radio International and WNYC Radio
Date: 2/2/2012
Link: http://www.thetakeaway.org/2012/feb/02/dictionary-american-dialect/

In Boston, 'tonic' gives way to 'soda' (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Baker, Billy
Publication: Boston Globe
Date: 3/25/2012
Link: http://articles.boston.com/2012-03-25/metro/31234033_1_soda-tonic-dictionary

Our wordly heritage makes the grade (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Ward, Bill
Publication: Star Tribune
Date: 3/25/2012
Link: http://www.startribune.com/lifestyle/144042976.html

Simon Winchester examines the making of the Dictionary of American Regional English in Lapham's Quarterly (Media Coverage)
Publication: New Yorker
Date: 3/26/2012
Link: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/newsdesk/2012/03/to-do-list-arguing-obamacare-tigers-back.html

Native Tongues (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Winchester, Simon
Publication: Lapham's Quarterly
Date: 3/27/2012
Link: http://www.laphamsquarterly.org/essays/native-tongues.php

You Don't Say: Between curb and sidewalk (Media Coverage)
Author(s): McIntyre, John E.
Publication: Baltimore Sun
Date: 3/27/2012
Link: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/language-blog/bal-between-curb-and-sidewalk-20120327,0,3963195.story?track=rss

Soda Versus Tonic: Is the Age-Old Argument Finally Settled in Massachusetts? (Media Coverage)
Author(s): DeCanio, Lisa
Publication: Bostinno
Date: 3/28/2012
Link: http://bostinno.com/2012/03/28/soda-versus-tonic-is-the-age-old-argument-finally-being-settled-in-massachusetts/

From 'Squeaky Cheese' To 'Zydeco', Dictionary Celebrates Regional Terms (Media Coverage)
Publication: WBUR Radio
Date: 3/20/2012
Abstract: 'Here and Now' Radio show
Link: http://hereandnow.wbur.org/2012/03/20/dictionary-regional-english

Defining where words come from (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Stevens, Heidi
Publication: Chicago Tribune
Date: 3/21/2012
Link: http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/tribu/ct-tribu-words-work-dare-20120321,0,1201594.story

13 Ways of Looking at a Sandwich and Other Regionalisms in the Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Nguyen, Tien
Publication: LA Weeky
Date: 3/22/2012
Link: http://blogs.laweekly.com/squidink/2012/03/food_words_regional_dictionary.php

Dictionary of American Regional English completed (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Trescott, Jacqueline
Publication: Washington Post
Date: 3/21/2012
Link: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/arts-post/post/dictionary-of-american-regional-english-completed/2012/03/21/gIQA99pUSS_blog.html

A linguistic taste of Massachusetts (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Baker, Billy
Publication: Boston Globe
Date: 3/21/2012
Link: http://articles.boston.com/2012-03-21/metro/31234205_1_ground-beef-ice-cream-soda-fountain

Words and Their Stories: A Final DARE (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Simms, June
Publication: Voice of America
Date: 3/24/2012
Link: http://www.voanews.com/learningenglish/home/words-stories/Words-and-Their-Stories-A-Final-DARE-144098546.html

Interview with Joan Houston Hall [BBC] (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Boyden, Malcolm
Publication: BBC Radio
Date: 3/14/2012
Link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p00p7bc5/Malcolm_Boyden_on_BBC_CandW_14_03_2012/

Interview with Joan Houston Hall [WORT] (Media Coverage)
Publication: WORT Radio
Date: 3/8/2012
Abstract: "In Our Backyard" show interview
Link: http://archive.wort-fm.org/mp3/wort_120308_183001iobythu.mp3

What is in a word? (Media Coverage)
Publication: WIBA Radio
Date: 3/14/2012
Abstract: "Madison in the Morning" show interview
Link: http://www.wiba.com/cc-common/podcast/single_page.html?podcast=madisonmorning&selected_podcast=mim_DARE_1331736135_20165.mp3

A to Zydeco: Saving the Diversity of American English (Media Coverage)
Publication: The White House
Date: 3/19/2012
Link: http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2012/03/19/zydeco-saving-diversity-american-english

Say what? Regional Sayings compiled (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Marini, Richard
Publication: San Antonio Express-News
Date: 3/19/2012
Link: http://www.mysanantonio.com/life/article/Say-what-Regional-sayings-compiled-3418745.php

The Week Ahead--10 Things to Watch, Read and Listen To (Media Coverage)
Publication: Time
Date: 3/19/2012
Link: http://entertainment.time.com/2012/03/19/the-week-ahead-10-things-to-watch-read-and-listen-to-march-19-25/

Gary Brown: Dictionary of American Regional English publishes fifth edition (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Brown, Gary
Publication: Milford Daily News
Date: 3/12/2012
Link: http://www.milforddailynews.com/mysource/boomers/x453928951/Gary-Brown-Dictionary-of-American-Regional-English-publishes-fifth-edition

What's in a Word? A 'Dictionary' of Americanisms (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Katz, Amanda
Publication: NPR Books
Date: 3/13/2012
Link: http://www.npr.org/2012/03/13/148466400/whats-in-a-word-a-dictionary-of-americanisms

Tupper: South Dakota's words, meanings and whatnot (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Tupper, Seth
Publication: Daily Republic
Date: 3/13/2012
Link: http://www.mitchellrepublic.com/event/article/id/63379/group/homepage/

New dictionary details regional words, phrases (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Koehn, Donna
Publication: Tampa Tribune
Date: 3/14/2012
Link: http://www2.tbo.com/news/history/2012/mar/10/6/new-dictionary-details-regional-words-phrases-ar-369042/?referer=None&shorturl=http://tbo.ly/zksyKU

Lohmann: Dictionary has been a long project (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Lohmann, Bill
Publication: Richmond Times-Dispatch
Date: 3/15/2012
Link: http://www2.timesdispatch.com/news/columnists-blogs/2012/mar/15/tdmet01-lohmann-dictionary-has-been-a-long-project-ar-1766618/

Radical! The Dictionary of American Regional English is finally complete (Media Coverage)
Publication: KPCC (Southern CA Public Radio)
Date: 3/15/2012
Abstract: An episode of AirTalk
Link: http://www.scpr.org/programs/airtalk/2012/03/15/25621/after-50-years-the-dictionary-of-american-regional

The Dictionary of American Regional English [Rehm] (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Rehm, Diane
Publication: WAMU & NPR Radio
Date: 3/7/2012
Abstract: Rehm interviews DARE editor-in-chief Joan Houston Hall and language columnist Ben Zimmer for "The Diane Rehm Show". They discuss DARE as a record of the social history of the U.S., what is unique about DARE, and the DARE audio tapes. Listener comments are included.
Link: http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2012-03-07/dictionary-american-regional-english

Dictionary offers tour of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Publication: Denver Post
Date: 3/7/2012
Link: http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_20117405/dictionary-offers-tour-american-regional-english

Do People in the Northwest have an accent? (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Sullivan, Chris
Publication: KIRO FM
Date: 3/5/2012
Link: http://mynorthwest.com/11/639082/Do-people-in-the-Northwest-have-an-accent

US regional dictionary gets in last word as it wraps up work (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Simpson, Ian
Publication: Reuters
Date: 3/8/2012
Link: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/03/08/usa-dictionary-idUSL2E8E8DL720120308

Louisiana dialects preserved in Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Author(s): TiRove, Jonathan
Publication: Times Picayune
Date: 3/9/2012
Link: http://www.nola.com/education/index.ssf/2012/03/louisiana_dialects_preserved_i.html

U.S. regional dictionary gets in last word as it wraps up work (Media Coverage)
Publication: Tuoi Tre (Vietnam)
Date: 3/10/2012
Link: http://www.tuoitrenews.vn/cmlink/tuoitrenews/fun/u-s-regional-dictionary-gets-in-last-word-as-it-wraps-up-work-1.64421

Dictionary explains eye stitchers, woolies and more (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Hughs, Ina
Publication: Knoxville News Sentinel
Date: 3/3/2012
Link: http://www.knoxnews.com/news/2012/mar/03/ina-hughs-dictionary-explains-eye-stitchers-and/

Q&A: Editor of Dictionary of American Regional English finally reaches Z (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Finkelmeyer, Todd
Publication: Capital Times
Date: 3/4/2012
Link: http://host.madison.com/ct/news/local/education/campus_connection/q-a-editor-of-dictionary-of-american-regional-english-finally/article_1ea3ed8a-64b5-11e1-93ab-0019bb2963f4.html

What We Say Here: an American Regional Dictionary Explores the Power of Place (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Landecker, Heidi
Publication: Chronicle of Higher Education
Date: 3/4/2012
Abstract: The article discusses the significance of DARE for the linguistics field and for the general public.
Link: http://chronicle.com/article/What-We-Say-Here-an-American/130969/

Do people in the Northwest have an accent? (Media Coverage)
Publication: MYNorthwest.com
Date: 3/6/2012
Link: http://mynorthwest.com/?nid=15&sid=639697

Dictionary covers regional dialects from A to Z (Media Coverage)
Publication: abclocal.com
Date: 3/6/2012
Link: http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/story?section=news/national_world&id=8569984

Minnesota Words in Regional Dialect Dictionary (Media Coverage)
Publication: CBS Minnesota
Date: 3/6/2012
Link: http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2012/03/06/minnesota-words-in-regional-dialect-dictionary/#.T1jDOrqH8Lo

Regional English, Tweet by Tweet (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Schuessler, Jennifer
Publication: New York Times - Arts Beat
Date: 3/2/2012
Link: http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/02/regional-english-tweet-by-tweet/

What a whoopensocker! Dialect dictionary reaches Z [Milw. Jrl. Sent.] (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Johnson, Mark
Publication: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel;TwinCities-Pioneer Press
Date: 2/25/2012
Abstract: The article notes the publication of volume five, reviews DARE's history, and briefly describes the process of writing entries for the dictionary. A short list of Wisconsin words is included.
Link: hoopensocker-dialect-dictionary-reaches-z-a24ar3f-140417043.html

From Upscuddle to Pinkletink...the weird world of the Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Author(s): McQueeney, Kerry
Publication: Daily Mail Online
Date: 2/29/2012
Link: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2108106/Dictionary-American-Regional-English-publishes-final-volume.html?ito=feeds-newsxml

Regional English out of Madison is quite the whoopensocker (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Kurkowski, Lauren
Publication: Volume One Magazine
Date: 3/1/2012
Link: http://volumeone.org/blogs/1/post/2908/From_A_to_Z_Its_Quite_a_Whoopensocker

Editor Talks About Dictionary of American Regional English (Media Coverage)
Date: 3/1/2012
Abstract: Hosts of Madison local TV news show "Live at Five" interview DARE editor Joan Houston Hall.
Link: http://video.channel3000.com/watch.php?id=40513

Dictionary of American Regional English [Baltimore News] (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Vanko, Bill
Publication: wbal.com
Date: 3/2/2012
Abstract: Vanko interviews DARE chief editor Joan Houston Hall on WBAL radio.
Link: http://www.wbal.com/article/87325/template-story/Dictionary-Of-American-Regional-English

The things we say (Media Coverage)
Author(s): McIntyre, John E.
Publication: Baltimore Sun
Date: 2/15/2012
Abstract: The author writes about the publication of DARE, volume 5, in his "You Don't Say" column.
Link: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/language-blog/bal-the-things-we-say-20120215,0,4423155.story?track=rsshttp://

Frog Hair to Woolies: Dust Bunnies by 173 Other Names (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Sager, Ryan
Publication: Wall Street Journal
Date: 2/21/2012
Abstract: The author describes DARE and announces publication of the final volume.
Link: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204883304577223143248850030.html

Regional Dictionary Finally Hits 'Zydeco' (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Schuessler, Jennifer
Publication: New York Times
Date: 2/24/2012
Abstract: The author announces the publication of the fifth and final volume of DARE and gives a brief history and description of the project.
Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/25/books/dictionary-of-american-regional-english-reaches-last-volume.html?pagewanted=1&_r=1&smid=fb-share

Lexicon of regionalisms to live on after final printing (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Marklein, Mary Beth
Publication: USA Today
Date: 2/27/2012
Link: http://www.usatoday.com/news/offbeat/story/2012-02-27/dictionary-regionalisms-lexicon/53274 960/1

Lexicographers, bless their hearts (Media Coverage)
Author(s): McIntyre, John E.
Publication: Baltimore Sun
Date: 2/29/2012
Abstract: McIntyre, in his "You Don't Say" column notes that DARE is the oldest project funded by NEH. He lauds the use of tax dollars for "preserving the marks of our distinctive national voice".
Link: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/language-blog/bal-lexicographers-bless-their-hearts-20120229,0,5377268.story

Carrier Pidgin (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Manners, Tim
Publication: Cool News of the Day
Date: 2/1/2012
Link: http://www.reveries.com/news/2012/carrier-pidgin/


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