Patricia Gubitosi at the LASSO Conference in Indiana | The UMass Amherst Spanish & Portuguese Program Newsletter |

Oct. 15-Prof. Patricia Gubitosi gave a talk on "Negotiating identity in a dialect contact environment" at the 41 Annual meeting of the Linguistic Association of the Southwest (LASSO), in Fort Wayne, Indiana, October 11-13, 2012.
In her presentation, Dr. Gubitosi analysed the linguistic attitudes of speakers of minority Spanish dialects in Western Massachusetts and the correlation between speakers' varieties and language choices.