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The Department of English

Sara A. Trechter

Cross-Linguistic Gender Indicators and Performatives
Virtual Office Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 1:45-3:30

Dr. Sara Trechter specializes in cross-linguistic gender indicators and performatives. She has worked on language documentation, maintenance and revitalization with first-nations people in North and South Dakota, publishing on Lakhota and Nu’eta (Mandan). She has also edited a volume on the linguistic construction of whiteness including her papers: “White noise: bringing language into whiteness studies” and “White between the lines: ethnic positioning in Lakhota discourse.”