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This collection of videos contains excerpts from documentary films about the linguistic characteristics of North Carolina, produced by Neal Hutcheson and the NC Language and Life Project. Topics include African American English, the Cherokee language, language trends in southern cities, Lumbee identity, Appalachian English, the Outer Banks dialect, and Spanish and Hispanic English trends in the South.

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This collection of videos contains excerpts from documentary films about the linguistic characteristics of North Carolina, produced by Neal Hutcheson and the NC Language and Life Project. Topics include African American English, the Cherokee language, language trends in southern cities, Lumbee identity, Appalachian English, the Outer Banks dialect, and Spanish and Hispanic English trends in the South.

    • video
    Dialect in Southern Cities

    Dialect in Southern Cities

    Excerpt about Charlotte, North Carolina, and language trends in southern cities from the documentary Voices of North Carolina, produced by Neal Hutcheson and the North Carolina Language and Life Project.

    • 7 min
    • video
    Lumbee English 1

    Lumbee English 1

    First of two sets of excerpts about Lumbee English and Lumbee identity from the documentary film Indian by Birth: The Lumbee Dialect, produced by Neal Hutcheson and the North Carolina Language and Life Project.

    • 6 min
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    Lumbee English 2

    Lumbee English 2

    Second of two sets of excerpts about Lumbee English and Lumbee identity from the documentary film Indian by Birth: The Lumbee Dialect, produced by Neal Hutcheson and the North Carolina Language and Life Project.

    • 5 min
    • video
    Mountain Talk

    Mountain Talk

    Excerpt from the documentary Mountain Talk, a portrait of the language and life of the Southern Appalachian Mountains, produced by Neal Hutcheson and the North Carolina Language and Life Project.

    • 8 min
    • video
    Outer Banks English

    Outer Banks English

    An excerpt about the dialect of the North Carolina Outer Banks from the documentary Voices of North Carolina, produced by Neal Hutcheson and the North Carolina Language and Life Project.

    • 5 min
    • video
    Spanish and English in the American South

    Spanish and English in the American South

    Excerpt about Spanish and Hispanic English trends in the South from the documentary Voices of North Carolina, produced by Neal Hutcheson and the North Carolina Language and Life Project.

    • 5 min

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Dialect in southern cities

This podcast gives an insight into the differences in thought between the younger and older generations when they express their views about changes in North Carolina. What Northeners accept as natural change in culture older generation North Carolinians consider an invasion.

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