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Silver Lake’s “Lake Talk”

May 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Take a closer look at Newton’s own “Lake Talk,” a sub-dialect named after Silver Lake in Nonantum, spoken by generations of locals, including actor Matt LeBlanc. Explore how the uncertain origins of this way of speaking hints at broader cultural connections underlying Nonantum’s historically diverse communities.

 

Organizer

Historic Newton
Phone:
617.641.9142
Email:
csilverstein@newtonma.gov
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Venue

Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds
286 Waverley Avenue
Newton, MA 02458 United States
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Phone:
617-641-9142
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