Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1257. Student paper titled “A Dialect Study of the Palestine Community [Taylor County, Kentucky]” in which Dianne Colvin attempts to locate a discernible language pattern among residents living and working in the area. Addressing vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation, Colvin analyzes a set of surveys, which focused on both diction and syntax. Included in the paper are informant biographies, a map of the region, and individual survey responses.
Folklore | Linguistic Anthropology | Other English Language and Literature
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Colvin, Dianne (FA 1257)" (2019). FA Finding Aids. Paper 1275.