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Silvia Betti

Associate Professor

Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

Academic discipline: L-LIN/07 Language and Translation - Spanish

Short Bio

Director of the University Language Center (CLA).

Author of numerous publications on sociolinguistic aspects of Spanish in the United States, Spanglish, new technologies applied to teaching Spanish as a foreign language, etc. She has given lectures, courses, and seminars at various Italian universities, European (Alcalá de Henares, Valencia, Barcelona -UB- Sevilla, Málaga; Liberec, Czech Republic; Ghent and Brussels, Belgium; Helsinki, Finland); Ibero-American (Costa Rica, Mexico); American (San Antonio, New York, Denver, Harvard, Miami-FIU, Chicago, Washington DC).

She is among the collaborating researchers of the Cervantes Observatory of Spanish and Hispanic/Latin cultures within Harvard University. She is a Corresponding Member of the North American Academy of the Spanish Language and belongs to its Commission for the Sociolinguistic Study of Spanish in the United States. Director of the journal Glosas of the North American Academy of the Spanish Language. Director of the editorial collection "Cruces y bordes: la voz de la otredad...". Rome, Aracne.

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