Sweet Mouths and Strong Heads across the Atlantic and Pacific: A semantic analysis of body image constructions in English-lexifier Creoles

Levisen, C. (Speaker), Micah Corum (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution


Period3 Jan 2020
Held atThe 94th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America
Event typeConference
LocationNew Orleans , United States, Louisiana


  • Cognitive semantics
  • Cultural semantics
  • creole studies
  • Bislama
  • Atlantic Creoles
  • Pacific Creoles
  • Body Parts Semantics
  • Metaphor
  • Metonomy