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A History of the English Language: The Story of American English

When

Tuesday February 19, 2019: 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Where

Westgate Branch: West Side Room

For Whom

Grade 8-Adult

Description

Learn about historical events and the various immigrant groups who have built our nation and our version of English. We'll look at the influences of the Spanish, French, Irish, pioneers, cowboys, vaudeville, movies, and two world wars, to name a few. 

Jim Glenn makes the English Language come alive! Drawing on his experience and skills as a teacher, speaker, actor, and storyteller he entertains and enlightens all who hear him. You won't want to miss it!