William & Mary

Amy Firestone ('04) awarded Inter-American Foundation Fellowship

4142009Amy Firestone's fieldwork in Arequipa and Ayacucho, Peru, will focus on the revitalization of Quechua in urban centers. Since graduating from Hispanic Studies in 2005, Amy has studied sociolinguistics, American Indian Studies and anthropology. She has also learned Quechua and Aymara while completing her doctorate in Sociolinguistics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.