Linguistic Atlas of Kansas German Dialects

Project Goals:

  • Collect and preserve samples of spoken German in Kansas
  • Identify the major characteristics that differentiate the many varieties of German spoken in Kansas
  • Present maps to show where German was/and is still spoken in Kansas
  • Digitize samples of recordings and make them available through WWW access.

Principal Investigators at the University of Kansas:

Other Principal Investigators:


We thank our sponsors:
Max Kade Center for German-American Studies
KU College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Kansas Humanities Council
DaimlerChrysler


Last Updated April 7, 2013