Speaking Spanish in Los Angeles and San Antonio: W…

ABSTRACT. This paper discusses ways in which Los Angeles, California, and San Antonio, Texas, differ with regard to Spanish language use by means of anecdotes and insights from the author’s point of view as a community insider in both. Relevant background is presented regarding the two cities’ Spanish heritage populations, including current demographics, settlement histories, and linguistic…


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