PROF Lesley Stirling

PROF Lesley Stirling

Positions

  • Anaphora (Major approaches in linguistics & cognitive science)
  • Autism and narrative
  • Dialogue structure and prosody
  • Grammatical description and typology
  • Kala Lagaw Ya (Grammar and discourse)
  • Language and schizophrenia
  • Perspective and identity in narratives of disease and disability
  • Reference and discourse structure in Australian languages

Overview

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  • The book in which Lesley's 2002 chapter Stirling & Huddleston ‘Deixis and anaphora’ appeared, The Cambridge Grammar of the English Language, was awarded the 7th bi-annual Leonard Bloomfield Book Award by the Linguistic Society of America in 2003


       

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Research

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Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, The University of Edinburgh 1989
  • BA(Hons), The University of Queensland 1981

Awards and honors

  • Australian Academy of the Humanities Crawford Medal -The most prestigious award for early career Humanities Researchers, Australian Academy of the Humanities, 1996

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Supervision

Available for supervision

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