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Cala Zubair

Assistant ProfessorCala Zubair - Photo by Rory Laverty

Morton Hall 123


Ph.D., Georgetown University
M.A., Georgetown University
B.A., Ohio Wesleyan University

Academic Interests

Cala Zubair's research is directed towards various sociolinguistic and structural elements of Sinhala language varieties. Her ethnographic studies among Sinhalese youth examine register formation, gendered slang constructions, and language ideology. Dr. Zubair also studies Sinhala syntax and semantics, including research on (in)volitive verbs, causative/inchoative alternations, and non-canonically case-marked subjects.

Courses Taught

ENG 525 Language, Gender, and Sexuality
ENG 325 Introduction to Sociolinguistics
ENG 320 Introduction to Linguistics
ENG 316 Analyzing Style in Linguistics
ENG 209 Classical Literature in Translation


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