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Juan Manuel Sosa

Retired Associate Professor

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  • Interests: Phonetics, Phonology and Applied Linguistics


  • PhD, Linguistics, University of Massachusetts Amherst


Dr. Sosa was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Université du Québec à Montréal working on a Multidimentional Models of Phonological Variation project. His research/teaching interests include prosody and intonation, phonetics and phonology, language variability, Hispanic and Romance linguistics. His research on the intonation of Spanish has led to a number of publications, including a book published in 1999, La entonación del español. Su estructura fónica, variabilidad y dialectología (264 pp, Ediciones Cátedra, Madrid).  He is currently working on the prosody of topic and focus in English and Spanish.


This instructor is currently not teaching any courses.