Publication details [#57755]

Burkette, Allison. 2013. Constructing the (m)other: A-prefixing, stance, and the lessons of motherhood. Language in Society 42 (3) : 239–258.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
Cambridge University Press


This paper deals with regional grammatical variables' application to define speaker stances toward mothering, concentrating on a mother's and her daughter's autonomous memories of a unique event and how their narratives dialogically frame the (m)other.