Catalonia’s Secession: Language as a Driving Factor in Catalan Nationalism

Language and culture are nearly inextricable from one another. One of the most clear examples of this relationship is found in the region of Catalonia in Spain. A core aspect of cultural identity in Catalonia is the ability to speak the regional language. However, there has been a long history of language suppression, with the...

The Reluctant Fundamentalist: Changez as the Modern Jannissary

Changez is a complex character, whose particular idiosyncrasies make him contradictory at points within The Reluctant Fundamentalist. For example, he proclaims love for America, but then confesses he felt joy at the fall of the Twin Towers. It is a strange thing to find such stark disparities in one person. But this is all characteristic...

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Kathlyn Latham 2605 Brookwest Lane, Marietta, GA 30064 klatham@agnesscott.edu, 678-761-0816 EDUCATION Agnes Scott College    Decatur, GA Bachelors in Linguistics Expected May 2019 GPA: 3.6 Honors: Recipient of the Agnes Scott Honor Scholarship, the Georgia Grant, Georgia Hope Scholarship, ASC Scholarship Global Awareness Program Decatur, GA & Managua and Grenada, Nicaragua Participated in a year-long leadership...

Intersectionality in Motion

Olivia Latham James Diedrick 12/12/2015 Intersectionality in Motion: A Real Life Application of Intersectionality What would you do if your life was threatened by merely walking on the street? It […]