Catherine Davies

Catherine Evans Davies, Ph.D., professor of linguistics in the English Department at the University of Alabama

Catherine Evans Davies is professor of linguistics in the English department at the University of Alabama. She served as president of the Southeastern Conference on Linguistics in 2003. Her articles on Southern American discourse have appeared in various collections, and in the Journal of Pragmatics. She is co-editor of “English and Ethnicity,” published by Palgrave in 2006, and is co-editor with Professor Michael Picone of the forthcoming “Language Variety in the South: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives.”