Commonly Taught Courses
Grammar (ELANG 325) Intro. to Linguistics (LING 201) Discourse Analysis (ELANG 362)
Alan D. Manning received his Ph.D. (linguistics with a minor in technical writing) from Louisiana State University (LSU) in 1988. He has taught linguistics, literature, and writing courses at LSU, Stephen F. Austin University in Texas, and Idaho State University before joining the Brigham Young University linguistics faculty in 1994. His published research primarily deals with information design, editing, and semiotic analysis.
BA, BYU, 1984
PhD, LSU, 1988
Information Design, Syntax, Semantics, Peircean Analysis
Research InterestsInformation Design, Syntax, Semantics, Peircean Text Analysis
Mark Twain Studies