Sociology and Linguistics combine in this film with social justice. If this inspires your research, visit with a librarian or explore the resources below.
Learn more about African American English in this Great Courses (32 min) video.
Walt Wolfram is a highly esteemed scholar of linguistic diversity and sociolinguistic justice. You can keep up with his work online by visiting The Language and Life Project, a non-profit outreach education endeavor to document and celebrate dialects, languages, and cultures of the United States. You can also watch more videos and subscribe to their YouTube channel.
Dr. Wolfram’s ebooks are available: The Development of African American English and Dialects at School: Educating Linguistically Diverse Students. See additional books and articles below.