CLA Diversity Symposium 2018

Dr. Hamilton presented on the topic of cultural-linguistic diversity in the 21st century to a group of faculty and students.  She spoke about the role of dialect, identity, literacy, and discrimination and why these issues matter today. Come out next year for some great presentations and discussion by Auburn University’s College of Liberal Arts faculty…

5 “Hidden” Rules of Reading

Dr. Hamilton has written quite a few blogs about language, culture, literacy, and communication. In this blog, the 5 “Hidden” Rules of Reading, she unearths some “hidden” rules that we may not think about when it comes to learning how to read. In her classes and workshops, she often reminds her listeners that if you…

What “Flavor” of English Do You Speak?

This is Dr. Hamilton’s first blog ever written, What “Flavor” of English Do You Speak? It is short and sweet and explores ways to talk about the different types of English that we all speak. While not all will agree with this perspective, it gives us something to think about when we meet someone who…

An Interview with Dr. Hamilton

When she first arrived to Auburn University in the fall of 2016, the College of Liberal Arts took time to sit down and talk to Dr. Hamilton about her research. Listen to the interview, Regarding Research, as Vicki Santos and Dr. Hamilton talk about language, culture, education, and much more!