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Keith Langston

Professor and Department Head
Undergraduate Coordinator

Contact Info

Office:
108 Joe Brown Hall

Dr. Keith Langston is Professor of Slavic Studies and Linguistics. He received his Ph.D. in Slavic Linguistics from Yale University, where he also taught for three years as a lecturer. Since 1995 he has been a member of the faculty of Germanic & Slavic Studies and Linguistics at the University of Georgia. His research interests include Slavic prosody and the phonology/morphology interface; historical Slavic linguistics and accentology; and sociolinguistics, with a focus on questions of language and identity and language contact in the former Yugoslavia.

Education:

Ph.D., Slavic Linguistics, Yale University
M.A., Slavic Linguistics, Yale University
B.Mus., Piano Performance, University of Alabama

Research Interests:

Areas of Interest:

Corpus Methods

Historical Linguistics

Phonetics and Phonology

Sociolinguistics and Language Variation

Syntax and Morphology

Specific Research Areas:

Slavic prosody and the phonology/morphology interface; historical Slavic linguistics and accentology; and sociolinguistics, with a focus on questions of language and identity and language contact in the former Yugoslavia.