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Thursday, April 25, 2019


8:30 a.m.  Check-in & light breakfast

 9:00 a.m.  Welcome

Professor Scott Jarvis

Chair, Department of Linguistics

University of Utah

9:05 a.m.  Keynote 1

Going deeper than words

Professor Roger W. Shuy

Distinguished Research Professor of Linguistics, Emeritus

Georgetown University

 9:55 a.m.  Questions and discussion

 10:05 a.m.  Keynote 2

Power and pragmatics in interactions with the police: A Berlitz guide to civilians for talking to cops

Professor Janet Ainsworth

John D. Eshelman Professor of Law

Seattle University

10:50 a.m.  Questions and discussion

 11:00 a.m.  Keynote 3

Due process for people with limited English proficiency

Honorable Lynn W. Davis

Judge, Fourth District Court, State of Utah

11:45 a.m.  Questions and discussion

 12:00 p.m.  Closing remarks

Professor William G. Eggington

Ludwig, Weber, Siebach Humanities Professor

Brigham Young University





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