Department of Linguistics and English Language, Lancaster University, LA1 4YT, United Kingdom
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Professor Anna Siewierska

Anna Siewierska

Professor of Linguistics and Human Communication

Degree: BA (Hons), MA, PhD (Melbourne). Habilitation (Gdansk)

Associated research centres and groups: Cognitive Linguistics, Language Variation and Linguistic Theory (LVLT)

In Memoriam

We deeply regret to have to announce that Professor Anna Siewierska died on 6th August in a car accident in Vietnam.

A memorial was held at Lancaster University to remember and celebrate Anna's life on Friday 4th November.

We invite friends, colleagues, past and present, students and former students to post tributes and share their memories of Anna.

The Linguistics department plan to create a student prize or scholarship in Anna's name. If you would like to contribute towards this it is possible to make donations via the university website.Make a donation (Under 'Scholarship and opportunity', select 'Scholarship for excellence in Linguistics in memory of Anna Siewierska')

Anna's profile page (August 2011)


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