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Indian Summer Part One with Mom John Roberts

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John Roberts doing an impression of his mom, who is a n Italian from Brooklyn. This voice would later be used as the voice of Linda Belcher on the show Bob's Burgers.

Posted by Dustin Wendt on July 27, 2017

Tags:
Indexicality;
New England;
Femininity;
Gender;
Accent;
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The Many Amazing Voices Of Critical Role

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The linguistic artifacts that can be found on Geek and Sundry's Critical Role are amazing to ponder on. A group of incredibly talented voice actors have come together and created a symphony of hundreds of unique voices over the course of one hundred episodes.

Posted by Zachary Belcher on July 25, 2017

Tags:
Performativity;
Style-shifting;
Accent;
Creaky Voice;
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NY Timess: Japan's Feminine Falsetto Falls Right Out of Favor

A 1995 article on Japanese Women's Language. Related Article: Inoue, Miyako. 2002. Gender, language, and modernity: Toward an effective history of Japanese women's language. American Ethnologist.

Transgender falsetto tutorial

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An example of one of the many tutorials on YouTube intended for MAAB, female-identifying individuals who work to "feminize" their voices. This particular video focuses on falsetto.