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GY-20538-82

Daniel R. Davis
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
An Examination of Narrative Speech in Rural Upstate New York

To support collecting of samples of the language of rural Upstate New York and an analysis of the use of metaphor and simile in the narrative speech of the area. An article for journal publication will result.

Project fields:
Languages, General; Linguistics; U.S. Regional Studies

Program:
Younger Scholars, 2/76 - 2/85

Division:
Public Programs

Totals:
$2,102 (approved)
$1,983 (awarded)

Grant period:
5/1/1982 – 9/30/1982