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Coverage for grant PW-51472-13

PW-51472-13
New Fieldwork for DARE
George Goebel, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=PW-51472-13

UWSC News... (Media Coverage)
Publication: University of Wisconsin Survey Center Website
Date: 8/20/2013
Abstract: Short blog entry about DARE and the Survey Center's enthusiasm for collaboration on the new pilot survey
Link: http://www.uwsc.wisc.edu/news.php#dare

50-Year Project to Map Regional Speech Goes Digital (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Steve Goss
Publication: WABE 90.1 FM
Date: 11/21/2013
Abstract: Radio Interview with Dr. Hall
Link: http://wabe.org/post/50-year-project-map-regional-speech-goes-digital

In Other Words: State's participation still needed to complete Dictionary of American Regional English reboot (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Ariel Cheung
Publication: Appleton Post-Crescent
Date: 5/27/2014
Abstract: Front-page follow-up article about the Wisconsin pilot survey with information on the deadline extension, how to participate in the survey, and where survey participants are still needed
Link: http://www.postcrescent.com/

The 140 Best Twitter Feeds of 2014 (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Katy Steinmetz
Publication: TIME
Date: 5/1/2014
Abstract: DARE's Twitter feed chosen as one of the best in the Culture category alongside Stephen King, House of Cards...and the Cancellation Bear.
Link: http://time.com/83438/dare-twitter-feeds-follow-2014/

Soda or Pop? Scholars Plan to Map All of America's Regional English, Again (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Katy Steinmetz
Publication: TIME NewsFeed
Date: 11/6/2013
Abstract: About the history of DARE's first survey, the launch of the Wisconsin pilot survey, and plans to complete a second, updated nationwide survey
Link: http://newsfeed.time.com/2013/11/06/soda-or-pop-scholars-plan-to-map-all-of-americas-regional-english-again/

Dictionary of American Regional English Is Getting Updated (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Patty Murray
Publication: Wisconsin Public Radio
Date: 11/6/2013
Abstract: Short piece for WPR News about the pilot survey with a mention of funding by NEH
Link: http://www.wpr.org/dictionary-american-regional-english-getting-updated

Do You Speak Wisconsin? (Media Coverage)
Publication: City of Bayfield, Wisconsin, Website
Date: 8/4/2014
Abstract: Paragraph announces Wisconsin pilot survey and contains links readers can follow to find out more about the survey or participate in it
Link: http://www.cityofbayfield.com

Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE) Wisconsin Survey (Media Coverage)
Publication: City of La Crosse, Wisconsin, Website
Date: 8/4/2014
Abstract: Paragraph announces Wisconsin pilot survey and provides links people can follow to read more about the survey or participate in it
Link: http://www.cityoflacrosse.org/

UW restarts work compiling regional colloquialisms (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Josh Hart
Publication: Badger Herald
Date: 11/6/2013
Abstract: Article in UW-Madison student newspaper talks about original DARE fieldwork and launch of Wisconsin pilot survey
Link: http://badgerherald.com/news/2013/11/06/uw-restarts-work-compiling-regional-colloquialisms/#.VBCyhxawTFYhttp://

The Daggum Ol' Dictionary Of American Regional English Is Getting An Update (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Ben Richmond
Publication: Motherboard
Date: 11/26/2013
Abstract: This article discusses the launch of the Wisconsin pilot survey (mentioning NEH funding), as well as the original DARE fieldwork. It also provides a link to Harvard University Press's publicity video about the digital version of DARE.
Link: http://motherboard.vice.com/en_ca/blog/the-daggum-dictionary-of-american-regional-english-is-getting-an-update

Dictionary of American Regional English reboots for new generation (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Ariel Cheung
Publication: Appleton Post-Crescent
Date: 4/16/2014
Abstract: Article shows local residents filling out the survey, talks about DARE in general, has a link to a quiz, which received over 300,000 hits to date, and reviews Dr. Hall's visit to local libraries to present talks about the new survey
Link: http://www.postcrescent.com/article/20140415/APC0101/304150377/Dic

Dictionary of American Regional English returning to the field, virtually (Media Coverage)
Publication: Farm and Dairy.com
Date: 2/24/2014
Abstract: Part of this website's newsfeed
Link: http://www.farmanddairy.com

Dictionary of American Regional English returning to the field, virtually (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Jenny Price
Publication: UW–Madison news.wisc.edu
Date: 5/25/2013
Abstract: Press release by UW-Madison Communications for the launch of the Wisconsin pilot survey
Link: http://www.news.wisc.edu/22343

Editor of dictionary on regional English in U.S. to lecture at MUN (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Andrew Robinson
Publication: The Telegram, St. John's, Newfoundland
Date: 9/24/2013
Abstract: About Hall's lecture "From Adam's Housecat to Zydeco — The Vitality of American Regional English." for the George Story Lecture in Humanities at Memorial University in Newfoundland
Link: http://www.thetelegram.com/News/Local/2013-09-24/article-3403385/Di

16 Twitter Accounts for Word Nerds (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Erin McCarthy
Publication: mental_floss
Date: 6/16/2014
Abstract: DARE (incorrectly credited as the Dictionary of American Regional Slang) is number one on a list of sixteen Twitter accounts that can improve word lovers' vocabularies; other Twitter feeds listed include Wordnik, the OED, and the American Dialect Society.
Link: http://mentalfloss.com/article/57307/16-twitter-accounts-word-nerds

Survey looks to record unique local language (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Betsy Bloom
Publication: La Crosse Tribune
Date: 7/27/2014
Abstract: Article describes Wisconsin pilot survey, inviting readers (especially longtime residents of La Crosse, one of DARE's original fieldwork communities) to participate
Link: http://lacrossetribune.com/news/local/survey-looks-to-record-unique-local-language/article_9fafd9fc-03d1-5dc4-a94c-ca9944ef3c88.html


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