Marlyse Baptista

Associate Professor, Department of Afroamerican and African Studies
Associate Professor, Linguistics

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Major Project:
  • Professor Baptista specializes in the morpho-syntax of creole languages, describes them using field-work data and provides formal accounts of some of their grammatical (syntactic) properties. She is currently examining cognitive processes at work in creole formation in partnership with both cognitive psychologists and geneticists at U-M
Schools:
  • Linguistics
  • Department of Afroamerican and African Studies (DAAS)