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Speech in a Louisiana Cajun community
Book 1977 Tentchoff, Dorice

CajunsNorth America > Regional, Ethnic and Diaspora Cultures
This dissertation '…is intended as a base-line effort to provide an ethnography of speaking for an ethnically diverse community in southern Louisiana' (p.1), comprised of the three adjacent villages of 'Bienvenue,' 'Patinville,' and 'Huval.' Tentchof...
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Cajun French and French creole
essay 1975 Tentchoff, Dorice

CajunsNorth America > Regional, Ethnic and Diaspora Cultures
The concept of Cajun identity is a major topic of concern in this essay. Tentchoff explores the various ramifications of the problem, attempting to answer in the process such questions as 'who is a Cajun?', and 'what does it mean to be a Cajun?' One ...
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