Dr. John W. Luton teaches Mass Communication and World Literature at Elizabeth City State University, a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina.

(See my biography page for more information).


Publications:
Language and the Preservation of Cultures: Thirteenth Century Castilian and the Bisu of Northern Thailand

The Thai Bisu possess a fascinating cosmology, which infuses every aspect of tribal life. Bisu beliefs and practices are examined in the context of cultural-linguistic influences on lingual evolution.

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Iberian Explorations in Eastern North America During the 1500s: A Lost Chapter in U.S. History

This presentation will provide a deeper understanding of early European (especially Iberian) presence in what is now the eastern United States.

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