Dr. Herb Luthin
DEGREES EARNED / CERTIFICATIONS / PROFESSIONAL TRAINING
- Ph.D. in Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley, May 1991
- M.A. in Linguistics, University of California, Berkeley, 1986
- B.A. in English, University of Montana, Missoula, 1980
PRIMARY COURSES TAUGHT
- ANTH 380: Language & Culture
- ENGL 160: Discovering Language
- ENGL 227: Early World Literature
- ENGL 242: Introduction to Native American Literature
- ENGL 262: Introduction to the English Language
- ENGL 263: English Grammars & English Usage
- ENGL 353: American Voices: Language & Dialect in the U.S.A.
- ENGL 457: Introduction to Linguistics
- ENGL 458: History of the English Language
- Native American Languages
- Oral Literature
MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS / PRESENTATIONS
- Luthin, Herbert W. (ed.). 2002. Surviving Through the Days: Translations of Native California Stories and Songs: A California Indian Reader. Berkeley/Los Angeles: University of California Press.
- Luthin, Herbert W. 2014. "Two Stories from the Yana." Reprinted in Brian Swann, Sky Loom: Native American Myth, Story, and Song. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press (2014).
- Luthin, Herbert W. 2003. "Bluejay's Journey to the Land of the New Moon: a Central Yana Story told by Sam Batwi." In Voices from Four Directions, ed. by Brian Swann. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.
- Luthin, Herbert W. & Leanne Hinton. 2003. "Days in a Life: What Ishi's Stories Can Tell Us about Ishi." In Karl Kroeber (ed.), Ishi in Three Centuries, University of Nebraska Press.
- "The Old Man Below Cold Mountain." Paper presented at the Kommission für Volksdichtung's 37th International Ballad Conference, held at Kyle-of-Lochalsh, Scotland, September 2007.
CURRENT PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
- Linguistic Society of America
- Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas