Sunday, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 8A, ACC
Linguistics and Translation in Early America
Program arranged by the forum LLC Early American. Presiding: Sarah Rivett, Princeton Univ.
1. “German, Mohawk, English: Conrad Weiser and the Evolution of American Language,” Patrick Michael Erben, State Univ. of West Georgia
2. “Of Sediment and Shells: Translation and Mistranslation in Colonial Science,” Allison Bigelow, Univ. of Virginia
3. “Cartier’s Lists: Iroquoian Words in Motion,” John H. Pollack, Univ. of Pennsylvania