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Carsten Levisen

MA & PhD

  • Universitetsvej 1, 43.2

    DK-4000 Roskilde

    Denmark

20102021

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Research Output

2021

Pæn, Flot, Dejlig, and Lækker: A Lexical Anthropology of Danish Folk Aesthetics

Levisen, C., 2021, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Language and Culture.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

2020

Lockdownbogen: Tanker om videnskab i en krisetid

Andersen, C. (ed.), Levisen, C. (ed.), Jauffred, L. (ed.), Lomborg, S. (ed.) & Laustsen, A. H. (ed.), 2020, (In preparation) Det Unge Akademi.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyCommunication

Meanings of Life Beyond English: On "happiness" and other human values

Levisen, C. & Wierzbicka, A., 2020, (Submitted) Happiness Beyond Well-being. Leontiev, D., Osin, E. & Sheldon, K. (eds.).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

On languages on islands

Nash, J., Bakker, P., Bøegh, K. F., Daval-Markussen, A., Haberland, H., Kedwards, D., Levisen, C., Markússon, J. S., Ladhams, J., Robbe, J. R. & Willemsen, J., 2020, In : Acta Linguistica Hafniensia: International Journal of Linguistics . 52, 1, p. 81-116

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Ortoleksi

Levisen, C., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Lockdownbogen: Tanker om videnskab i en krisetid. Andersen, C., Levisen, C., Jauffred, L., Lomborg, S. & Laustsen, A. H. (eds.). Det Unge Akademi

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterCommunication

Place, Pragmatics, and Postcolonial Discourse

Levisen, C. & Sippola, E., 2020, In : Journal of Postcolonial Linguistics. 2, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Postcolonial Prepositions: Semantics and Popular Geopolitics in the Danosphere

Levisen, C., 2020, Studies in Ethnopragmatics, Cultural Semantics and Intercultural Communication: Meaning and Culture. Mullan, K., Peeters, B. & Sadow, L. (eds.). Singapore: Springer, Vol. 2. p. 169-186

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Royal Semantics: Linguacultural Reflections on the Danish Address Pronoun De

Levisen, C., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : ANU Press.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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

Corum, M. & Levisen, C., 2020, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

The Syntax of Something: Evaluative Affordances of Noget in Danish Construction Grammar

Levisen, C., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Nordic Journal of Linguistics.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

2019

Biases in Linguistics

Borchmann, S. U. (ed.), Levisen, C. (ed.) & Schneider, B. (ed.), 2019, Elsevier. (Language Sciences; No. November 2019, special issue, Vol. 76).

Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyResearchpeer-review

Biases we live by: Anglocentrism in Linguistics and Cognitive Sciences

Levisen, C., 13 Sep 2019, In : Language Sciences. 76, 13 p., 101173.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

"Brightness" in color linguistics: New light from Danish visual semantics

Levisen, C., 2019, Lexicalization patterns in color naming: a cross-linguistic perspective. Raffaelli, I., Katunar, D. & Kerovec, B. (eds.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 83–105 (Studies in Functional and Structural Linguistics; No. 78).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Interjections in Scandinavia and beyond: traditions and innovations

Jensen, E. S., Hougaard, T. T. & Levisen, C., May 2019, In : Scandinavian Studies in Language. 10, 1, p. 1-6

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

Open Access

Laughter Interjections: Contributions to a Lexical Anthropology of Humour (with special reference to Danish)

Levisen, C., May 2019, In : Scandinavian Studies in Language. 10, 1, p. 110-130

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Linguistics as a biased discipline: identifications and investigations

Borchmann, S. U., Levisen, C. & Schneider, B., 2019, In : Language Sciences. 76, 5 p., 101218.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Minimal Scandinavian: Lexicons and Literacies for Nordic Communication

Levisen, C., 2019, KLAARA 2019: Conference on Easy-to-Read Language Research. Helsinki: Renvall Institute, University of Helsinki, p. 18

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Ord og Andre Undere

Levisen, C., 2019, Årsskrift for Det Unge Akademi 2018. København: Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, p. 9-11

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingReport chapterCommunication

Open Access

Postcolonial Linguistics: The editors' guide to a new interdiscipline

Levisen, C. & Sippola, E., 2019, In : Journal of Postcolonial Linguistics. 1, 1, p. 1-13

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

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Samarbejde og Tværfaglighed

Andersen, C., Lauta, K. C. & Levisen, C., 2019, Årsskrift 2018 Det Unge Akademi. København: Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, p. 38-39

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingReport chapterCommunication

Open Access

The Cultural Semantics of Untranslatables: Linguistic Worldview and the Danish Language of Laughter

Levisen, C., Dec 2019, Languages - Cultures - Worldviews: Focus on Translation. Glaz, A. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 319-346 (Palgrave studies studies in translating and interpreting).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

The Social Life of Interjections

Jensen, E. S. (ed.), Hougaard, T. T. (ed.) & Levisen, C. (ed.), May 2019, Aarhus Universitet. (Scandinavian Studies in Language; No. 1, Vol. 10).

Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyResearchpeer-review

2018

Dark, but Danish: Ethnopragmatic Perspectives on Black Humour

Levisen, C., 2018, In : Intercultural Pragmatics. 15, 4, p. 515–531

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Pæn, Flot, Dejlig, and Lækker: A Lexical Anthropology of Danish Folk Aesthetics

Levisen, C., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

Postcolonial Prepositions: Semantics and Geopolitics in the Danosphere

Levisen, C., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

Open Access

The Grammar of Violence: Insights from Danish Ethnosyntax and the Wierzbicka-Pinker debate

Levisen, C., 17 Aug 2018, In : Etnolingwistyka. 30, p. 145-168

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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2017

An Invitation to Keyword Studies: Guidance for future research

Levisen, C. & Waters, S., 20 Oct 2017, Cultural Keywords in Discourse. Levisen, C. & Waters, S. (eds.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 235-242 (Pragmatics and Beyond New Series, Vol. 277).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

A Postcolonial Semantics of Personhood: Anglicizations, Reinventions and Contradictions in Urban Bislama

Levisen, C., 28 Feb 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Cognitive creolistics and semantic primes: A phylogenetic network analysis

Levisen, C. & Bøegh, K. F., 31 May 2017, Creole Studies: Phylogenetic Approaches. Bakker, P., Borchsenius, F., Levisen, C. & Sippola, E. (eds.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 293 – 313

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Communication Modes, Danish

Levisen, C., 2017, International Encyclopedia of Intercultural Communication. Y. Y. K. (ed.). Wiley

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Creole Studies: Phylogenetic Approaches

Bakker, P. (ed.), Borchsenius, F. (ed.), Levisen, C. (ed.) & Sippola, E. (ed.), 31 May 2017, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company. 414 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Cultural Keywords in Discourse

Levisen, C. (ed.) & Waters, S. (ed.), 20 Oct 2017, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company. (Pragmatics and Beyond New Series, Vol. 277).

Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyResearchpeer-review

Det konceptuelle kulturmøde

Caviglia, F., Fernández, S. S. & Levisen, C., May 2017, In : Sprogforum. 64, p. 52-60

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

From basic to cultural semantics: Postcolonial futures for a cognitive creolistics

Levisen, C., 31 May 2017, Creole Studies: Phylogenetic Approaches. Bakker, P., Borchsenius, F., Levisen, C. & Sippola, E. (eds.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 381-384

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access

How Words Do Things With People

Levisen, C. & Waters, S., 20 Oct 2017, Cultural Keywords in Discourse. Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 1-23 (Pragmatics and Beyond New Series, Vol. 277).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Introduction

Levisen, C., Sippola, E. & Bakker, P., 31 May 2017, Creole Studies: Phylogenetic Approaches. Bakker, P., Borchsenius, F., Levisen, C. & Sippola, E. (eds.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 1-4

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Introduction: Language Ideologies in Music

Schneider, B., Sippola, E. & Levisen, C., Jan 2017, In : Language & Communication. 52, p. 1-6

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Language Ideology and Music in Contact Situations: Emergent Socialities in the Age of Transnationalism

Sippola, E. (ed.), Schneider, B. (ed.) & Levisen, C. (ed.), 2017, Elsevier. 116 p. (Language and Communication).

Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyResearchpeer-review

Lexicalization patterns in one vocabulary: A cross-creole study of semantic molecules

Levisen, C. & Aragón, K., 31 May 2017, Creole Studies: Phylogenetic Approaches. Bakker, P., Borchsenius, F., Levisen, C. & Sippola, E. (eds.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 315 – 344

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Personhood constructs in language and thought: New evidence from Danish

Levisen, C., 2017, The Semantics of Nouns: People, Places, and Things. Ye, Z. (ed.). Oxford University Press, p. 120-144

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Social keywords in postcolonial melanesian discourse: Kastom ‘traditional culture’ and tumbuna ‘ancestors’

Levisen, C. & Priestley, C., 20 Oct 2017, Cultural Keywords in Discourse. Levisen, C. & Waters, S. (eds.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 83-106 (Pragmatics and Beyond New Series, Vol. 277).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Talking about Livet ‘life’ in Golden Age Danish: Semantics, discourse, and cultural models

Hamann, M. & Levisen, C., 20 Oct 2017, Cultural Keywords in Discourse. Levinsen, C. & Waters, S. (eds.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 107-129 (Pragmatics and Beyond New Series, Vol. 277).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

The Semantics of Englishes and Creoles: Pacific and Australian Perspectives

Levisen, C., Priestley, C., Nicholls, S. & Goldsthein, Y., 31 May 2017, Creole Studies: Phylogenetic Approaches. Bakker, P., Borchsenius, F., Levisen, C. & Sippola, E. (eds.). Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 345-368

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access

The Semantics of "Violence": Ethnoembodiment and Postcolonial Cognition

Levisen, C., 1 Apr 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

Open Access

The Social and Sonic Semantics of Reggae: Language Ideology and Emergent Socialities in Postcolonial Vanuatu

Levisen, C., Jan 2017, In : Language & Communication. 52, p. 102-116

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

2016

Colour and Visuality in Iberoromance Creoles: Towards a Postcolonial Semantic Interpretation

Levisen, C., Sippola, E. & Aragon, K., 2016, Colour Language and Colour Categorisation. Uusküla, M., Paulsen, G. & Brindle, J. (eds.). Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Postcolonial Lexicography: Defining creole emotion words with the Natural Semantic Metalanguage

Levisen, C., 2016, In : Cahiers de Lexicologie. 2016-2, 109, p. 35-60

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

The Ethnopragmatics of Speech Acts in Postcolonial Discourse: "Truth" and "Trickery" in a Transculturated South Pacific Tale

Levisen, C., 8 Jan 2016, Pragmatic Perspectives on Postcolonial Discourse: Linguistics and Literature. Schubert, C. & Volkmann, L. (eds.). Cambridge Scholars Press, p. 41-64

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

The Story of "Danish Happiness": Global Discourse and Local Semantics

Levisen, C., 15 Jul 2016, "Happiness" and "Pain" across Languages and Cultures. Goddard, C. & Ye, Z. (eds.). Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, p. 45-64

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

2015

Lige – a Danish Magic Word? An ethnopragmatic analysis

Levisen, C. & Waters, S., 1 Dec 2015, In : International Journal of Language and Culture. 2, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review