About Dr Sebastian Fedden

Dr Sebastian Fedden is a Lecturer in the Department of Linguistics with a specialisation in language typology, morphology and Papuan linguistics. He is particularly interested in argument realisation, systems of nominal classification (grammatical gender and classifiers), and categorisation more generally. He has written a reference grammar of Mian, a Papuan language of New Guinea, and worked on tone and the genealogical relations between Papuan languages and subgroups (Oksapmin/Ok and Greater Ok/Greater Awyu).

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