McDermott at CILLA 7

Posted on November 1, 2015 by

Second-year PhD student Luke McDermott is in Austin, Texas this weekend at the Conference on Indigenous Languages of Latin America (CILLA VII). He’s in a session on the linguistic expression of spatial relations. His paper is titled Frame of reference use in Chiapas Zoque descriptions of location and orientation, and reports on some of his ongoing fieldwork with Zoque speakers in southern Mexico.