Lila San Roque

Postdoctoral researcher / Associated researcher
Centre for Language Studies / Language and Cognition Department
Radboud University Nijmegen / Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics

Fields of interest:

languages of New Guinea, language of knowledge and perception, first language acquisition, evidentiality, linguistic typology, language description, language use

Recent publications:

L. San Roque
Using you to get to me: Addressee perspective and speaker stance in Duna evidential marking.
STUF – Language Typology and Universals. In press.

L. San Roque, S. Floyd and E. Norcliffe
Evidentiality and interrogativity.
Lingua. Advance online publication. 2015 doi:10.1016/j.lingua.2014.11.003.

L. San Roque, K. Kendrick, E. Norcliffe, P. Brown, R. Defina, M. Dingemanse, T. Dirksmeyer, N. J. Enfield, S. Floyd, J. Hammond, G. Rossi, S. Tufvesson, S. van Putten and A. Majid
Vision verbs dominate in conversation across cultures, but the ranking of non-visual verbs varies.
Cognitive Linguistics 26: 31-60.2015.
DOI: 10.1515/cog-2014-0089

A. Rumsey, L. San Roque and B. B. Schieffelin.
The acquisition of ergativity in Kaluli, Ku Waru and Duna.
In E. Bavin and S. Stoll (eds), The acquisition of ergativity. Amsterdam/New York: John Benjamins 2013.

L. San Roque, L. Gawne, D. Hoenigman, J. Miller, S. Spronck, A. Rumsey, A. Carroll and N. Evans
Getting the story straight: Language fieldwork using a narrative problem-solving task.
Language Documentation and Conservation 6: 135-174. 2012.

L. San Roque, and R. Loughnane
The New Guinea Highlands evidentiality area.
Linguistic Typology 16: 111-167. 2012.