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LIN9: Language Documentation in Multilingual Communities


This working group brings together scholars in linguistics who work on documentation of indigenous, minority, and refugee languages including aspects of linguistic structure and socio-linguistic dimensions.

Open to New People

Active since: 2019

  • Syracuse University
  • University of Rochester
  • Cornell University

Collaborative Goals

  1. Creating research collaborations and connections.
  2. Getting oriented with existing and developing various research methods used to document languages.
  3. Engaging with indigenous, minority, refugee, and diaspora communities.
  4. Engage our students in similar research.

Group Organizers

Abigail C. Cohn

Professor of Linguistics, Cornell University

Maya Ravindranath Abtahian

Associate Professor of Linguistics, University of Rochester

Rania Habib

Professor of Linguistics and Arabic, Syracuse University