Time: Thursday, March 20, 15:00-17:00
Place: C307, Södra huset, Frescati


In this talk I will address the issue of how to account for the West African grammatical features in the creole languages of Suriname. I will argue that the relexification hypothesis does not account for the patterns found, and that a bilingual convergence hypothesis is more adequate.


Maria Koptjevskaja Tamm
Geraldine Quartararo
Tomas Riad
Susanne Vejdemo