“Densidad léxica: Un estudio comparativo entre la prensa hispana
Wed, Mar 05
11:00 AM — 12:15 PM
NACThe City College of New York160 Convent Ave.
“Densidad léxica: Un estudio comparativo entre la prensa hispana en EE.UU. e Hispanoamérica.”Luana Ferreira will speak on “Densidad léxica: Un estudio comparativo entre la prensa hispana en Estados Unidos e Hispanoamérica.”
This lecture will be given in Spanish.
Luana Ferreira received her undergraduate degree in Spanish Liberal Arts at SUNY New Paltz, and her M.S.Ed at The City College of New York. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Hispanic Linguistics at the CUNY Graduate Center. Her work focuses mostly on Spanish lexical studies, with particular attention to Spanish in New York City. In the past, she has worked with the Department of Education in developing assessment tools for language instruction in bilingual classrooms. She has taught at Columbia University, Lehman College, and Universidad Pedro Henríquez Ureña (UNPHU), in the Dominican Republic.