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Allyson Eamer

Sociolinguist, World Traveller, Researcher, Digital Enthusiast, Mother, Daughter, Sister, Friend and Woman of Faith (in no particular order)

I'm a professor who reads and writes in the area of language teaching, learning and inter-generational transmission within immigrant and First Nations families. I am a regular contributor to sites such as, and was recently made a fellow of the Nantucket Project for my work in indigenous language revitalization.

And in my real life, I blog about being in my 'middle ages', a 50-ish divorce survivor, starting over and figuring out to make it all work. See my blog at