CCALC plans to offer a interdisciplinary proseminar for graduate students interested in any aspect of language and culture in California to present their work in progress and learn about others’ research. For more information, contact the Director or the Associate Director.




Several undergraduate classes at UCSB include discussion of language and culture in California. If you know of other courses that should be added to the list, please contact Elena Skapoulli (

Interdisciplinary Studies 84: The Languages and Cultures of California (Honors Seminar)
Chicana and Chicano Studies 107: Politics of Language, Translation, and “Accents”
Geography 5: People, Place, and Environment
Geography 148: California
Geography 150: Geography of the United States
History 177: History of California
Linguistics 70: Language in Society
Linguistics 180: Language, Race, and Ethnicity