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Department of Linguistics

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Deutscher Platz 6
D-04103 Leipzig
Germany


phone: +49 (0) 341 3550 - 300
fax: +49 (0) 341 3550 - 333

e-mail: cissewski@[>>> Please remove the brackets! <<<]eva.mpg.de

Tom Güldemann

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Deutscher Platz 6
04103 Leipzig

tel.: +49 (341) 3550 - 334
fax: +49 (341) 3550 - 333
e-mail: gueldema@[>>> Please remove the brackets! <<<]eva.mpg.de

Personal Homepage:
https://www.asaf.hu-berlin.de/afrika/linguistik-und-sprachen/mitarbeiter/1683070

About

Tom Güldemann studied general linguistics, African linguistics and Portuguese at the Universities of Leipzig and Cologne. He finished his PhD in 1995 on "Verb morphology and dependent clauses in Bantu" (University of Cologne) and his 'habilitation' thesis in 2001 on "Quotative constructions in African languages: a synchronic and diachronic survey" (University of Leipzig). He has been affiliated with the MPI-EVA since October 2000 and among other things directs there 2 documentation projects on endangered Tuu languages. He is currently professor at the Institute for Asian and African Studies at the Humboldt University Berlin.

Language expertise

Bantu (Shona, Swahili), all families subsumed under Khoisan, in particular Tuu languages (Taa, |Xam, N|uu), Kalahari Basin - Southern Africa