Department of Linguistics & TESOL | The University of Texas at Arlington
CoLang 2014: Institute on Collaborative Language ResearchFollow @CoLang2014
Siri Tuttle is Associate Professor of Linguistics at the Alaska Native Language Center, University of Alaska Fairbanks. She graduated from the University of Washington in 1998 with a Ph.D thesis based on original field work in Tanana Athabascan, and has been at UAF since 2003. Tuttle has been involved in documentation and revitalization efforts in California, Arizona and New Mexico as well as in Alaska. She is interested in all aspects of the grammar of the Athabascan languages of interior Alaska, as well as their cultural context. Her projects at ANLC include dictionary work, acoustic phonetics, the study of narrative prosody, a grammar database, and research on song lyrics. She is particularly interested in matching the resources of academic linguistics to the goals of revitalizing communities.
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