Jose   E.  Hernandez  Dr.

Professor  

Office: ELABS 329
Phone: (956) 665-7153
Email: jose.e.hernandez@utrgv.edu

Dr. Jose E. Hernandez Dr.





Selected Publications


  • José Hernández. "La Frontera Noroeste, universo lingüístico entre más de dos mundos. Part of the collective work," Historia Sociolingüística de México, Tomo III: México en su geografía lingüística. Mexico, City: El Colegio de México, 2014: 1617-1690.

  • José Hernández. "Variación diacrónica de Pretérito Perfecto y Pretérito en el discurso narrativo de documentos coloniales mexicanos (1523-1808)," Cambio y Variación Lingüística: Argumentos Cualitativos y Argumentos Cuantitativos en Sociolingüística. Mexico City: El Colegio de México, 2014: 469-519.

  • José Hernández. "Focus on speaker's subjective involvement in Present Perfect grammaticalization: Evidence from two Spanish varieties," Borealis: An International Journal of Hispanic Linguistics 2, no. 2 (2013): 261-284.

  • José Hernández and Rubén Baldazo. "No decir nada es como decir verdad," Revista Española de Lingüística 43, no. 2 (2013): 113-150.

  • José Hernández and Rubén Maldonado. "Reducción de /s/ final de sílaba entre transmigrantes salvadoreños en el sur de Texas," Lengua y Migración 4, no. 2 (2012): 25-42.

  • José Hernández and Beatrís Solís. "De elemento léxico a marcador modal aseverativo: Un cambio de verdad," Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics 4, no. 2 (2011): 343-378.

  • Jose Hernandez, Pamela Anderson-Mejias, and Hugo Mejias. IJLASSO--Spanish Language Contact in the Americas. Linguistic Association of the Southwest, 30, no. 2 2011: 135.

  • José Hernández. "Measuring rates and constraints of word-final nasal velarization in dialect contact," 13th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Proceedings, 2011: 54-69.

  • José Hernández. "La reconstrucción de un pasado lingüístico a través de la narrativa presente: Lengua, historia e identidad en El Nacimiento de los Negros," Goianina, Goias: Signótica 22, no. 2 (2010): 309-341.

  • José Hernández and Beatriz Solís. "The truth about verdá: Its discursive uses with modal-epistemic reading," Dialogue in Spanish: Studies in functions and contexts. Amsterdam: John Benjamin, 2010: 117-135.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Jose Hernandez. Humanities Research Center, Visiting Fellow, Project: Language, Identity and Transnationalism in Dialect Contact, Humanities Research Center, Australian National University, (June 2015)

  • Jose Hernandez. Latin American and Iberian Institute Title VI Fellowship, University of New Mexico, (September 2001 - May 2002)

  • Jose Hernandez. Latin American and Iberian Institute Title VI Fellowship, University of New Mexico, (September 2000 - May 2001)



Selected Presentations


  • Jose Hernandez and Yanina Hernandez. "Creating Open Educational Resources for the Spanish Heritage Spanish Courses," Creating Open Educational Resources for the Spanish Heritage Spanish Courses, Center for Open Educational Research and Language Learning, Austin, Texas (June 2018)

  • Jose Hernandez and Yanina Hernandez. "Basic Sociolinguistic Concepts for the Heritage Spanish Classroom," From conception to implementation: Creating and sustaining a heritage Spanish language program, Part of the User-Generated Materials for Heritage Spanish Project, Center for Open Educational Research and Language Learning, Austin, Texas (June 2018)

  • Jose Hernandez, Yanina Hernandez, Cardenas Carolina, Lucia Gilardoni, Marisol Patiño, and Luisa Valdez. "Developing communities and critical awareness in the SHL classroom through locally produced writing units," 5th National Symposium on Spanish as a Heritage Language, University of Iowa, Iowa City City, Iowa (April 2018)

  • Jose Hernandez. "From accommodation to the consolidation of A speech community: the case Segundo Barrio, a mixed-Latino community," XLVI Conference of the Linguistic Association of the Southwest, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico (October 2017)

  • Jose Hernandez and Yanina Hernandez. "Creating Thematic Units for Developing Writing and Critical Awareness in Heritage Spanish Courses ," Heritage Language Workshop for Educators, Part of the User-Generated Materials for Heritage Spanish Projec, Center for Open Educational Research and Language Learning, University of Texas, Austin, Texas (July 2017)

  • Yanina Hernandez and Jose Hernandez. "Creating Thematic Units for Developing Writing and Critical Awareness in Heritage Spanish Courses," Heritage Spanish Workshop, Center for Open Education and Resources in Language Learning (COERLL), University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas (July 2017)

  • Sonia Balasch, Yanina Hernández, and José Hernández. "Hey, tell me about tu gente: Starting a Latino cross-country discussion between SHLs of two US universities," 4th National Symposium on Spanish as a Heritage Language, University of California-Irvine, Irvine, California (February 2017)

  • Sonia Balash, Yanina Hernandez, and Jose Hernandez. "Hey! Tell me about tu gente! Starting a Latino Cross-Country Discussion between SHLs of two U.S. Universities," 4th National Symposium of Spanish as Heritage Language, University of California, Irvine, California (February 2017)

  • Jose Hernandez and Yanina Hernandez. "Integrating Video-based Activities in the Spanish as a Heritage Language Classroom," Heritage Language Workshop for Educators, Part of the User-Generated Materials for Heritage Spanish Projec, Center for Open Educational Research and Language Learning, The University of Texas, Austin, Texas (June 2016)

  • Jose Hernandez. "Rates and Constraints of Palatal Approximant Production in a Mixed-Latino Communit," 8th International Workshop of Spanish Sociolinguistics, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, Puerto Rico (April 2016)

Current Courses

SPAN 7300 01 - Thesis I:
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SPAN 4310 01I - Spanish Applied Linguistics:
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SPAN 2321 02E - Spanish in the United States:
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SPAN 7301 02 - Thesis II:
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SPAN 4310 02I - Spanish Applied Linguistics:
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