Office Location: AC-2B12
Degree Institution Field Dates PhD University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Linguistics 2012 MA University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Linguistics 2008 BA New Mexico State University Government, German 2005
Areas of Expertise
Linguistics of Hip Hop
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Garley, Matt. "Seen and not heard: The relationship of orthography, morphology, and phonology in loanword adaptation in the German hip hop community." Discourse, Context, and Media. 3 2014: 27-36.
Chapters in Field Of Expertise
Garley, Matt. "Peaze Up! Adaptation, innovation, and variation in German hip-hop discourse." Multilingual Youth Practices in Computer-Mediated Communication. Eds. Cecilia Cutler and Unn Royneland. 2017: 20 pp.
Garley, Matt and Benjamin Slade. "Virtual meatspace: Word formation and deformation in Cyberpunk discussions." English in Computer-Mediated Communication: Variation, Representation, and Change. Ed. Lauren Squires. 2016: 123-148.
Refereed Proceedings in Field Of Expertise
Garley, Matt & Julia Hockenmaier. "Beefmoves: Dissemination, diversity, and dynamics of English borrowings in a German hip hop forum." Proceedings of the 50th Association for Computational Linguistics. 2012: 135-139.
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" Choutouts: Language contact and Latin@ identity in Latin hip hop culture. " 26 February 2016: CUNY Graduate College Sociolinguistics Lunch Lecture.
" Chekealo: Language Choice and Language Attitudes in the US-Latino Hip Hop Community " 20 June 2015: International Society for Language Studies, Albuquerque, NM.
Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships
CUNY Faculty Fellowship Publication Program (3 hrs. course release): Spring 2016.
Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS) Postdoctoral Junior Research Fellowship, Freiburg, Germany: 1 Jan 2013 - 31 Jun 2013.
PSC-CUNY, "The US-Latino hip hop corpus: A corpus of bilingual English-Spanish hip hop lyrics and discussion for linguistic analysis. 1 July 2015: 3,499.45.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Faculty Online/Hybrid Course Development Program (participant): Summer 2015.
Writing Across the Curriculum Faculty Seminar (participant): Spring 2015.
Article reviewer, Journal of Pragmatics: Summer 2014.