Monday, December 14, 2015

2016 Emerging Scholar Award Winner in Onomastics

http://www.americannamesociety.org/ans-emerging-scholar-award-winner/

Maryann Parada (University of Illinois at Chicago)

Ethnolinguistic emblems in Latino Chicago: Attitudes of the second generation toward names and naming
The 2015 Emerging Scholar Award Committee is pleased to announce this year’s winner: Maryann Parada from the University of Illinois at Chicago. The title of her submission is “Ethnolinguistic emblems in Latino Chicago: Attitudes of the second generation toward names and naming.”
Attendees of the upcoming ANS annual conference in January will have a chance to hear her present her research in person.
As the ESA award-winner, Maryann will receive a cash award as well as a mentor who will assist her in preparing her research manuscript for possible publication in a future issue of NAMES. Click here for more information about the award.
This year’s ESA Committee was made up of Dr. Mirko Casagranda, Dr. Jan Tent, and Ms. Lisa Radding.