Date: Tue, 7 May 1996 14:41:58 -0400 From: "Bethany K. Dumas, U of Tennessee" Subject: Re: Ling Bio and Ellen Johnson On Tue, 7 May 1996, Boyd Davis wrote: > A variation on the linguistic autobiography which has been positive and > successful lately: students use notes from a prompted session on creating > linguistic autobiography. The prompts begin with a 'talking world map' for > current places where conversations are crucial, and go back in time via > houseplan ... Sounds interesting. I'd like to know more: who does the "prompting"? what is the 'talking world map' like? Is there something in print I can read? Thanks, Bethany Bethany K. Dumas, J.D., Ph.D. | Applied Linguistics, Language & Law Dep't of English, UT, Knoxville | EMAIL: dumasb[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] 415 McClung Tower | (423) 974-6965 | FAX (423) 974-6926 Knoxville, TN 37996-0430 | See Webpage at