Culture Trilogy Part I

Culture Trilogy Part I

Culture in Cinema Center Stage – Netflix hits the top of the list for scores of great black comedies and dramas. My husband, white male baby boomer, and I joke about the number of times we watched Coachella-#Beyonce #HBCU, all the way through.  Together, we...
Culture Trilogy Part I

Ode to the Language Partner

Language Partners Wanted Learning Chinese language as a hobby started a few years ago (much the same with learning Japanese, most recently Vietnamese and Spanish). In the beginning, the only words I could utter correctly were “Ni hao,” 你好.  The reading and...
Your Language Curiosity

Your Language Curiosity

What is your language curiosity?  In other words, what interests, baffles, or gets under your skin about language learning?  Of course, if you are a heritage speaker, you already have a (non-English) first language (L1).  I know of parent complaints about their...