Karin Westin Tikkanen

researcher at Department of Linguistics and Philology

Visiting address:
Engelska parken
Thunbergsvägen 3H

Postal address:
Box 635
751 26 UPPSALA

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Researcher in Latin. Works with early languages on the Apennine peninsula, focusing om language mixture, bilingualism, and the transmission of knowledge. Currently works on a research project dealing with early writing and the transmission of the early alphabet (apr. 800-150 BCE).

Ph.Dr. in Latin (Uppsala, 2010)

M.Phil. in Comparative Philology and General Linguistics (Oxford, 2004)

Keywords: skriftutveckling latin sabelliska språk etruskiska alfabeten

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