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The People's University: Speaking Pittsburghese: The History of How Yinz Talk N'at

Saturday, June 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Barbara Johnstone, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University, will discuss her new book Speaking Pittsburghese: The Story of a Dialect and how language used in Western Pennsylvania "has become one of the most resonant symbols of local identity in the United States today." Book signing to follow.
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Event fee: Free
4400 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213