Title: "What is AAVE"? 2.0 Hours - Instructor: Kathy McDaniel
Learning Outcomes: The familiarization of different forms of speech within the urban African-American community.
- Video presentation – “Reviewing Black American Slang Words” – Discussion
- Short Article – “What is Ebonics?”
- What does AAVE sound like?
- What does it look like; how is it written?
- What do people think of it?
- Where did it originate?
The participants will learn:
- How “code switching” is used.
- Urban slang