Rusty Barrett

  • Associate Professor
  • American Studies
  • English
  • Gender and Women's Studies
  • Latin America Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Social Theory
1367 Patterson Office Tower
(859) 257-3114
Research Interests:
Office Hours (Fall 2013): Wed 11:00am-1:00pm

PhD, University of Texas at Austin

  • Sociolinguistics
  • Linguistic Anthropology
  • Mayan Languages  
  • Language, Gender and Sexuality
Selected Publications: 

From drag queens to leathermen: Language, gender, and gay male subcultures. Oxford Studies in Language and Gender, New York, NY: Oxford University Press (in press)

Jung-Tae Kim and Rusty Barrett,영어강의를위한실용교실영어: Classroom English in Use. Seoul: Kyung Moon Publishers. 2011.

Morphological conditioning in Sipakapense phonology. Proceedings of the Formal Approaches to Mayan Linguistics (FAMLi) conference. MIT working papers in linguistics. Cambridge, MA: MIT Department of Linguistics and Philosophy (in press)

Linguistic differentiation in Mayan language revitalization in Guatemala. Journal of Sociolinguistics. 12(3): 275-305. 2008.

The evolutionary phonology of glottal stops in K’ichean. BLS 33 (2007): Proceedings of the Berkeley Linguistics Society. Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Lingusitics Society (in press).


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